Every Night

by Matthew Borczon

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Image by Matthew Borczon, 2010 – 2011, Afghanistan

 

since the
war I
beat my
head with
the bones
of dead
soldiers
and Marines
keeping time
with their
voices in
side my
skull singing
their death
songs behind
my eyes.

 

Matthew Borczon is a nurse and Navy sailor from Erie, Pa. He is the author of two books; A Clock of Human Bones from Yellow Chair Review Press, and Battle Lines from Epic Rites press. His third book Ghost Train will be out in 2017 from Weasel Press.

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