Gary Murrow

A Valentine

I went to your house
with a bouquet of flowers.
Your truck wasn’t in the driveway
so I broke in, put the flowers
on your table — sorry about
stepping on your cat.  Is that
why you haven’t called to thank me?

 


Gary Murrow is a poet, writer, artist, and performer. He has performed his poetry and spoken word all over the country in small coffee houses and large theaters for over twenty years and has been published in many journals, zines, newspapers, and websites. In the past couple of years Gary has taken time off from traveling and touring to spend time with family and friends. In that time he’s been collecting ideas and writing almost every day. In 2012 Gary Murrow was voted one of the Best Local Poets in the Metroland Readers Poll.