Knight, Night

Shane Schick

The weighted blanket an excess
of chain metal, embarrassingly
overcompensating for the fact
that I am in a position to joust
no one, and nothing, except
whatever it is I can’t see
hanging over my head

Shane Schick‘s most recent poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Analogies & Allegories, Gossamer Lit, Cardigan Press and more. He is the founder of a publication about customer experience design called 360 Magazine and lives in Toronto. See more on his website or Twitter (@shaneschick).