POETRY by Stephen Bess



Truth Serum

from Liquid Lunch, page 2
ISBN: 978-1-931002-82-0
Petaluma, 2009

Last night
I met my sweet baby at
Jubilee’s Bar and Grill

We sat,
poured one drink,
and she told me that she loved
me still

Time flew past
and It started getting late
as I poured drink
Number Five

She took a sip,
took one look,
and told me
I wasn’t worth a dime


Liquid Lunch: Blues Inspired Poetry by Stephen Bess

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Cover offset printed on 80-pound August Green (linen finish) with opaque white text paper and translucent fly sheet. To see enlargement of cover, click on image above.

24 pages


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