apparition

2. Dillon_apparition

TR Dillon

apparition

in place of
dreaming
a black noose
slips into my
right eye

it sways to a
melody

it says
some day you will
wake up
to a real lynching

past the back fence
a black
tire swings
casually

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TR Dillon is a writer who lives and works in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. He has published the Young Adult Science Fiction Series, currently at three volumes, known as The Hall of Brains. He also has published Pure Attentions: A Novelette. He has previously published poetry in The Dos Passos Review and other publications.

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