A Poem by Wolfgang Carstens

“Daddy,”

Raven says,

“Why
do you sit

fishing
for hours,

not catching
anything?”

“Honey,”

i say,

“do you
see

your mother
here?”

“No,”
she says.

“exactly,”

i say.

Wolfgang Carstens

Wolfgang Carstens lives in Canada with his wife, five kids, dog, mortgage and death. His poetry is printed on the backs on unpaid bills. Visit him online at wolfgangcarstens.com.

 

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