Honorable Mention – Flash 405, February 2018: “Greed”
the street sweeper knows
that some parts
are easier to clean
An incredibly basic truth laid bare through five lines of poetry, in one short stanza. So true. Too real.
Martin Jon Porter is a teacher who lives in Melbourne. His most recent poetry has featured in ArtAscent, Medusa’s Laugh, and Wanderlust Journal. His debut chapbook, Traits, was published by Ginninderra Press in 2016.