The Hamster Man, poetry by Andrew Ray Williams at Spillwords.com
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The Hamster Man

The Hamster Man

written by: Andrew Ray Williams

@andrewraywill

 

runs on a loop,
over, and over
and over again.
The cog—
powder coated wire mesh,
painted blue, green, and red.

Feet furiously moving
forward and backward,
and the wheel spins,
and spins, and spins.
This man—
a lightshow curator, mesmerizes
onlookers with arrays of colors.

Stepping off
to shoulder the assemblage,
he encounters an empty room.
Alone—
A debilitated beast with worn,
blooded feet, crouched beside
a blue and green wheel.

Andrew Ray Williams

Andrew Ray Williams

Andrew Ray Williams is a poet living in Pennsylvania, USA. His work has been featured at Ink, Sweat, and Tears, Red Eft Review, The BeZine Quarterly, among others.
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