Red Skelton Crying

Red Skelton Crying - drawing by Harvey Dog 2022

How are you?
a stutter, a pause,

a lone voice cries
from deep inside:

“let the tears return
to the clowns,
let the make-up run
down their faces,
sacred is the memory
of Red Skelton crying.”


  • Grammarly’s Tone Detector is neutral.

February 11, 2021

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