inner monkey, steven humphreys, poetry, poems, prose, author, writer

Inner Monkey

Primal fright walks upright rings Pavlov's bell better than hell Pray that inner monkey gets drunk 'cause screaming ape's goanna bite beneath all that hair from whence he cared came missing link the thinking man who reads aphorisms like “if it ain't broke, don't fix it” propped up in bed drinking fine burgundy wine