Sunday, 14 October 2018


GUILT

by Pat M. Kuras


She would ask me
if it was okay
to add brandy
to her ice cream.
Maple walnut,
in the little blue bowl,
part of the set
we bought in Chinatown.
Brandy as ice cream syrup.
Thirty years later,
she still won't
acknowledge her alcoholism.


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Pat M Kuras has been nominated for Best of the Net and the Pushcart Prize. She has
a new poem in the upcoming anthology, Dark Ink (Moon Tide Press). Her books, Hope: Newfound Clarity (2015) and Insomniac Bliss (2017) are available from Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

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