Melancholy Hyperbole

Poetry about longing.

140 Love

The whirr
of a dozen quails
from the snap of a broken branch
 
tens of
angry Twitters
from one poorly written word
 
 
Jeff Burt Jeff Burt lives in Santa Cruz County, California, and works in manufacturing. He has published in Blue Lake Review, , Dandelion Farm Review, Rhino, and Windfall, and won the 2011 SuRaa short fiction award.

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