BRIGHT EYES BURNING LIKE FIRE

MARCUS SLEASE POETRY, NOMADIC SURREALISM, the green monk

Did you watch Watership Down, the cartoon, as a wee lad or lass? Was it scary? I think it is still scary. The theme song, with its chorus of bright eyes burning like fire, still haunts me.

How about Roland Rat? Roland Rat with the floppy doll of my brother before we immigrated to the U.S.

Hop aboard the magic boat to childhood. Prose poems, from my book The Green Monk, forthcoming from Boiler House Press on 5th November 2018:

https://soundcloud.com/jjmars/poems-for-the-elephants

Prose poems originally published by The Elephants