On the Question of Image

Other men have love—quite foreign

Women—bowing, smiling, empty.

Call me other, call me Asian—

Squinting, fumbling, meekly bending

Wills the wise man: wrench the sov’reign

King lest he gain clarity.

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s