Gingerbread House Lit Mag

The Law Will Be Obeyed

The King loves when you’re in a cage.

Candy canes melting in the microwave.

He’s in the middle of the sky with the aggression of a nosebleed,

driving licorice cough syrup into our eyes.

Tyler Heath


Tyler Heath lives in Dallas. His work has appeared in On the Rusk, Thin Air, Birds Piled Loosely, among other journals. 

Artwork:  Salvador Dali, “The Endless Enigma,”  1938.  public domain.

This entry was published on June 26, 2016 at 12:04 am and is filed under Archive, GH.19 (June 2016), Poetry. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.
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