Problems by Chris Butler

You’re problems
become my own
once I hear them.

The pain, angst,
anger, rage,
optimistic happiness
and empty pessimism.

They all become mine
when you talk to me
in a language I speak.

Chris Butler

Chris Butler is an anorexic starving artist. His latest chapbook in his Poems of Pain series, Bummer, was recently published by Scars Publications. He is also the co-editor of The Beatnik Cowboy.

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