one a.m. fire drill

jagged glass
across the inner ear
scraping lines
of gray matter
with claws extended
flashing lights
impending doom

the fire alarm is broken
like my sleep
the hotel is a cacophony
of all the sins
i have cast
like lines of barbed wire
down my soul

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