Dinner by Susan Barth

remember the sounds
the noise and the after
the voices are raising
in cruel careful laughter
i feel my mind
and consciousness flicker
inside i am shredding
you can see that i’m thinner
anger is pounding
the volume
i’m afraid for the food
as i sit down to dinner

Susan Barth is a singer/songwriter currently residing in Los Angeles, CA.
Please visit: www.susanbarth.com