A poem exploring why dog eat dog.
For my father – this was his favourite poem of mine.
Dog Eat Dog
Analyst ask why.
Dog say hungry.
Analyst say your flesh and blood.
Dog say I know. I not proud.
Analyst ask about puppyhood.
Dog say tough. Not enough food. Dog eat dog.
Analyst say ah. That’s why dog eat dog.
Dog say thanks.
Dog go home.
Dog eat dog.