You were on that grassy knoll
Took that incredible leap
Elvis slumping over in his sleep
Falling like the twin towers
Storm Area 51 for those Lizards
Who scream into your dreams
Hero lost in that maze, so Herculean
Smoke and haze never illumination

* poem, in its entirety, is available in the printed version of the current issue


Shauna Checkley is a poet and fiction writer who lives in Regina, Saskatchewan. Her novel The Search Party appeared in 2018 and is available on Kindle.

Article tags