ODOP: The Tornado and the Dog (2)


A house in the back roads, a dog loosely tethered.
circling round and restless,
barking at air. Strange air. Still air. Still and heavy air.

He pricks his ears. He hears his enemy
half an hour before he sees her.

A tornado, a swell devil.

Copyright 2010 Jobey George


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  1. […] latecomers can browse more easily, here’s the links in order to each part of the poem: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4a Part 4b Part 5 Part 6 Part […]

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