Fredrick ( for Katherine ) by Marc Isaac Potter

Guards himself
In conversation,

Protects himself
With his brilliance
In Art History

At night he cries
Into a pink doily
The only thing he has left
From the car accident
That took his life.

Marc Isaac Potter is a writer living in the Bay Area.  Marc’s interests include blogging by email, creative writing, and Zen. Since 2001, Marc has produced a TV Talk show at the Community Access level; the show is called In Our Community