Chris Butler

Life’s Sentence

 

Which punctuation

will mark

the end

of our

lives’ sentence?

 

A period.

An exclamation point!

A question mark?

 

Until then,

we’ll settle for

an endless

ellipsis…

 

 

Previously published by “The Weekenders Magazine” and featured in the Scars Publications chapbook Poems of Pain: BUMMER

 

 

 

 

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