The fly has always been bothersome.
Buzzing To and Fro, vomiting over its next meal.
Food and pleasure and an irritating hum.
It always hung around where it had no appeal.
Swatted away, it took a child along.
It kept the baby it know it couldn’t raise.
Blaming it for all that went wrong.
The fly grew fatter and fatter, waiting for the end of days.
“This child bugs me,” one day it said.
Too fat now to buzz away.
It didn’t matter, it was already dead.
The pain was finally removed that day.
David Finn was once described as a Coldford’s most promising young talent. An addiction and a self destructive nature caused a very public fall. In order to reach those lofty heights again he’ll have to address that bothersome fly with the help of coy farm girl, Julia Harvester. His latest MUSE.
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