Drucilla

 

William P. Robertson

 

 

 

Drucilla's
a flawed
vampire
diamond
reflecting
sick light.

 
Anorexic
she rises
to coo
over tarot
death
puzzle.

 
She longs
for the feast
that exists
outside
her dark
cyclone.

 

No one
can erase
the dementia
that changed
her fangs
to icicles.

 

 

 


Author Bio

William P. Robertson is a freelance writer from Duke Center, PA and has been published in numerous magazines in the U.S., the U.K., Canada, Romania, and Australia. Hayfoot, Strawfoot: The Bucktail Recruits, his first novel co-written with David Rimer, was released earlier this year by White Mane Publishing and can be ordered online through Barnes&Noble.com.

His new audio book, Until Death do Impart, has just been released by Robyl Press. The forty-minute CD contains twenty-four poems read by the author and four songs by the rock band ShadowFox. It is available now at the Project Pulp online bookstore at http://blindside.net/smallpress/read/Exclusives/UntilDeathDoImpart and can also be ordered from CD Baby at http://www.cdbaby.com/robertson.

 

 


 

 

"Drucilla" Copyright © 2002 William P. Robertson. All rights reserved.
Published by permission of the author.

 

This page last updated 10-25-02.

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