An Acrostic Poem for the International Library of Poetry
The golden clouds
Halo the setting sun
In a divine aura
Ineffably, like visible effluvia
Streaming, aflame, from the
Aztec Holiness of God.
His enormous stench
Utterly invades the atmosphere,
Gagging men and beasts with gassy
Emanations, vapid vapors of a
Causing rivers to run the other way,
Alarm clocks to go off prematurely, and
©2002 F.J. Bergmann
"Smoking Mirror" appeared on Asinine Poetry. And, of course, on Poetry.com.
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