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Reason cannot teach us how to dance

What time is it, the old man said to me. Time for  conversation with no fee We have to pay the therapist to hear Why we feel we need to live in fear Friends are better as they know our … Continue reading

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Living fire

Alone in  my small room ,end-state despair I wondered what to do ,go here or where? I tried the doctor and the priest  and then Knew there was no answer from   a man I saw in my mind’s eye a  … Continue reading

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The plastic tart

So vertical ,the mouse was a biped A feat that engineering never bred He looked into my eyes and then away As if in wonder what words he might say. But no, it is a plastic object made To stop … Continue reading

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Doubts

This poem is written in the sonnet form, And yet I have my doubts about its shape Though nearly to that structure it conforms There may be holes where nightmare faces gape. It looks and speaks just as a sonnet … Continue reading

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I will taste divine

Make my heart into a cottage pie. Already it is minced and lies estranged My enemies insult me with their lies And my last will and testament is made. An onion and a carrot chopped up fine, Saute with these … Continue reading

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Yet spacious in its arts to let me hope

My love was so elliptical it passed Before the first one realised and grasped But now I prefer the straight lines to connect Or perhaps an obtuse angle I’ll bisect In truth, I  married mental furniture His mind was  parabolic … Continue reading

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Such marvelled worlds can’t be designed

Looking at the garden as a world The overgrown becomes a rich terrain Where myriad living forms seem uncontrolled But  make a balanced whole in shades of green What I hear are calls from nesting birds The sway of  breeze … Continue reading

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Cain and Abel fought the bitter fight

Cain and Abel fought the bitter fight Like baby eagles,sharks and all that bites For parents stand aloof as if amused By sibling killing sibling for their food This may be  the crime original So common it may seem to be … Continue reading

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In truth,I’ve never lied

His act perfected,speeches memorised He looked upon her visage and made eyes Why do you stare at me, she questioned him Do you wish to take me to the gym? I never knew we could in such gyms play Exercise … Continue reading

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Then to love he came

My friend misread my posts between the lines So he accused me of a dreadful crime He said he was from the top echelon As  far as I could see, he was far gone He told me off for  moaning … Continue reading

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