Sunday, June 19, 2011

ROYAL WEDDING by Clinton Van Inman

The couple at the courthouse
Standing tall in khakis
A soldier back from Iraq
His bride flowerless in dress
She bought at Ross for less
Yet their wedding

© 2011 Clinton Van Inman

Clinton Van Inman is a high school teacher in Hillsborough County, Florida.  He is 65 and a graduate of San Diego State University. He was born in England.  He has had many publications throughout the years.  Recent publications are Blackcatpoem.comTower Journal,  The Hudson ViewWinter 2011,  Inquisition Poetry, and, to name a few.  These poems are included in a forthcoming book called, “The Last Beat,” as he believes Beatniks like him are a dying breed.

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