A Fly

A fly came to visit to day
Fortunately it was not Emily Dickensen’s.
It buzzed around me
Followed a slurping
With me from room to room
Its buzzing a remembrance of things passed
The future looking far closer now.
In another room,
I think
It will be back.

About Sy Roth

He is a retired school administrator and has finally found the sounds of silence and the time to think whole thoughts. This has led him to find words and the ability to shape them. He has published in Visceral Uterus, Amulet, BlogNostics, Every Day Poets, Barefoot Review, Haggard and Halloo, Misfits Miscellany, Mad Swirl, Larks Fiction Magazine, Danse Macabre, Bitchin’ Kitch, Bong is Bard, Humber Pie, Poetry Super Highway, Penwood Review, Masque Publications, Foliate Oak, Miller’s Pond Poetry, Pyrokinection, The Artistic Muse, Word Riot and The Eloquent Atheist.

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