The Last by Paul Koniecki

people on earth
were the world’s
greatest martini farmers

with no one
left to satiate
they decorate their

favorite ancient olive
tree with broken
computer parts and

empty glass dancing
like moon-wash and
click-holes in the leaves

paul-koniecki

Paul Koniecki is a poet, performer, and founder of Pandora’s Box Poetry Showcase in the greater Dallas area. His chapbook Reject Convention was published by Kleft Jaw Press in 2015 and his poems appear a variety of places including, Richard Bailey’s film, One Of The Rough – which was recently picked up by AVIFF Cannes.

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