Tuesday 30 April 2019

The Government Food Company (DRAFT/UNFINISHED)

St Simon’s church hall
hangs out in a busy vestry 
with cereals, rice 
        and donated people tenderly
that know that 
       they are there uplifting 
 food penalty as elegiac 
              lament more compelling in 
loyal queue big-hearted 
core utilities   at the Finest 
   door milquetoast 
 you say it
   as though they were 
     there up against
vowed off as less visible 
              less real gratitude
half-inched licentious turns 
       by formal hovering off-stage, 
           you buy out shaped
 gridlock right over
       concrete rested 
       respite on hand to
       see the bone in benison