Hungry Wolves

Barry Yeoman

Jump through snow

drifts to tackle

a wounded deer

 

under a minefield

of stars, the eye

of a pummeled moon.

 

They gnarl and tug

at God’s provision,

a huddle of steam.

Barry Yeoman is a poet from Springfield, Ohio, currently living and writing in London, Ohio.  He holds a B.A. in Creative Writing and Literature from Antioch University Midwest.  His work has appeared, or is forthcoming in Broad River Review, Common Ground Review, Right Hand PointingUCity Review, and Gravel, among other print and online journals and has been included in the anthology “I Thought I Heard a Cardinal Sing,” Ohio’s Appalachian Voices. He is working on a first full-length manuscript.