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 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.