Mireille Astore

The Accident

 

On a sinuous road

A snake spreads its belly on hot asphalt

Licking sun rays with a fork

Car wheels dance to spinning curves

Nailing a head and lashing a tail.

But crucifixion

Is an ancient practice

For censorship and feeding crows.

 

I watch the gliding birds.

 

©Mireille Eid