The man who is staring at the yoghurts
may not be as slow-witted as he seems.
His wife is gone and it is new for him
to be confronted with such an array.
G.B. Ryan was born in Ireland and graduated from University College Dublin. He is a ghostwriter in New York City. Elkhound published his Who You Need to Start a Riot in May 2017. His poems are nearly all about incidents that involve real people in real places and use little heightened language.