Featured Writer: Jason Cueto

~ The Play ~

 

It was the perfect murder

In the most beautiful kind of way

A slit throat by candlelight

Up on the grandest stage

Complete with a dose

Of just what you need to take

Now sit back, relax, and enjoy the play.

 

The curtain plummets

Revealing a soul for sale today

This is getting much too real

No words I could find to say

 

As my blood slowly leaves me

My thoughts are on your face

The sweetest smile on your lips

As you put the knife in place

 

© Jason Cueto ~ Secondhand Halo Poetry


IMG_20170816_122437_004 About the Author
Jason Cueto is a poet and lyricist hailing from Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.  His work has appeared online at “Your One Phone Call”, “Sick Lit Magazine”, and “Ravenscage” among others. In print he has appeared in N.Y. Literary Magazine’s Sparks Anthology. His work can be found at
or on Instagram @jayceace23Feel free to come check out his work, share your own, or simply connect!

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