John BennettThe Thing About KellKell Robertsonhad nocell phoneno credit cardno computerno bank account.Just aportabletypewriter asaddle apistol &a guitar.
Ten millionmore likehim &Moloch wouldbe droppedto itsknees.
Above is a tribute to small press poet and musician Kell Robertson, who died this week, by another small press legend, John Bennett. John tells me the poem will be cross posted by Monsieur K over at Outlaw Poetry Network. Way back in issue #27 of Lilliput Review (November 1991), the following was published.
around the edges
at the sky
whatever he can
and laughs sometimes
when serious folk
come around to tell him
what is good for them
is good for him too
Rest in peace, Kell ...
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