A Poem from Big Bear Lake

The displays of chatchkas ready/ Their owners expectant, waiting/ But dark clouds threaten, distant roar/ Of thunder warning all away

We don’t want to stand where lightning/ Might end our day in burning flash/ Of heart-stopping power drowning/ In a pool of acrid ozone


About brucejberger

Bruce J. Berger has published his short fiction in a variety of print and on-line literary journals, including Prole, Jersey Devil Press Anthology, The Awakenings Review, Raphael's Village, Eastown Fiction, Black Magnolias Literary Journal, and others. He also publishes shorts stories for Amazon's Kindle. He is pursuing his MFA in Creative Writing at American University beginning in August 2015.
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One Response to A Poem from Big Bear Lake

  1. slendermeans says:

    Thank you for linking me to this post. Your book sounds very interesting.

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