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Fail better.

I do wonder


do any of those techies 

and sales-guys

I’ve worked with

quoting beckett 

and worstword ho

in their speeches

and hung-office

wall decor

ever check and see

how bleakly fucked, 

confusing and uninspiring 

the rest of the story

gets to be?


Headshot of poet Elisabeth Murawski
DS Maolalai

DS Maolalai has been described by one editor as "a cosmopolitan poet" and another as "prolific, bordering on incontinent". His work has nominated twelve times for Best of the Net, ten for the Pushcart and once for the Forward Prize, and has been released in three collections: "Love is Breaking Plates in the Garden" (Encircle Press, 2016), "Sad Havoc Among the Birds" (Turas Press, 2019), and “Noble Rot” (Turas Press, 2022)


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