I remember being 5 years old and going to the Circus and being scared of the clowns. What a frightening concept a man in big shoes, make up and a flower that shoots water. Who thought that would be fun.
like a circus show we laugh like mad men
twirling in this unfathomable disorder.
dark circles around our eyes like orbs
that forever turn in the absence of the light.
mad men with blackened top hats and and starshaped
they are part of the skies...
I took my two beautiful daughters to a circus when they were 5,and we all had a great time, and when I asked them both later what they had liked the most, they both said that it was when they saw the lion do a poo.
And they took that with them to school the next week, as their...