A Hunger Like No Other

A man who is hungry will do anything to feed. 

And love is a hunger like no other. 

If a man goes without love for a while

he regurgitates his memories 

and sifts through them for any flavors he missed. 

As a man ages, 

and his tastes develop, 

even bitterness becomes palatable.

 

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Published by mikepowernyc

Named one of New York's Best Emerging Poets 2019, my poetry chapbook The New Normal was published by Analog Submission Press. My novel The Zoo was published by Cacoethes Publishing House. Other poems and short stories have appeared in various publications, including Subterranean Blue Poetry, The Journal of Microfiction, and Sick Lit Magazine. Other works include a staged reading of my play Digging Up John Barrymore, performed by Dreamcatcher Entertainment, and five albums of original music recorded with my band Late Model Humans.

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