Full Moon Temptation


To diet, or not to diet?

Words by Wesley Sims & image by Maite Diez

Full Moon Temptation
Tonight the moon is
            a golden chunk
of cheddar cheese
            to be savored with party
crackers and friends,
while I am mostly mouth
            and gluttonous eyes,
but hate so soon
            to break a new
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Wesley Sims has published two chapbooks of poetry, When Night Comes, Finishing Line Press, 2013, and Taste of Change, Iris Press, 2019. His work has appeared in Connecticut Review, G.W. Review, Liquid Imagination, Breath & Shadow, Nature Writing, Artemis Journal, Poetry, Time of Singing and others.