The Foolish Sheep

The spoken word
is the wool
worn by wolves
who want to rule
over the flock

By indulging
the baas of
persistent paranoias
and fanciful stories
about the “other sheep”

The wolves’ claws
are stained in the blood
of those who thought
that they can be accomplices

The foolish sheep thought
if they lead enough of
their flock off a cliff
that they too can grow claws


Image Credits: Branislav Belko

Follow @branislavisko on Instagram and Unsplash

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

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

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google 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

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.