2016-12-18

End Game
— poetry by Dennis Paul Wilken

End Game

Sitting in the dark,
An old spider
Losing it's venom
But still willing,
If disturbed,
To try and land
A painful bite for
Old times sake



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Dennis Paul Wilken is a prolific poet, sketch-artist, veteran journalist and Literary Editor for The Commonline Journal. He studied at the University of Cincinnati and is a former Editor of Cincinnati Magazine. His poem "Outcomes" was nominated for the Pushcart Prize in 2011. His last chapbook is called Sweat Off the Diamond (2009). 

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