Water on Fire

By Kelly McNeal

Crazy is that

Everything is fine
And you explode

A match not
Lighting a candle

Then detonating
In water

You smirking
Like that’s normal

Kelly McNeal lives and works in New Jersey. She has a Ph.D. from Fordham University. Her current or forthcoming publications appear in Rat’s Ass Review, Front Porch Review, Slink Chunk Press, Crack the Spine Magazine and Yellow Chair Review.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s