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Drain 2

I don’t make plans any more,

my life and time is overwhelmed,

waiting for the next problem to manifest.

 

(To be continued…)

 

©SvetkaSamizdat

 

 

 

 

 

Monika Seles, Yugoslavia

Relationship drains,

yet, we endure and maintain,

serve, baseline rally.

 

(To be continued…)

 

©SvetkaSamizdat

 

 

 

 

 

v2

So many thoughts,

so many ideas,

insights, realizations,

paths to

enlightenment.

So many voices outside

and in,

clamoring,

trying,

vying,

to make me blind.

 

(To be continued…)

 

©SvetkaSamizdat

 

 

 

 

 

Buy Your Teen A Big New Car

The children are so ardent, at the protest,

pure seeming and caring:

protect the environment,

save the climate,

believe in the future!

It’s beautiful.

But, give them time, the kids,

they’ll soon as hypocritical,

consumerist and destructive

as their parents’ generation.

Alas, perhaps they already are.

 

(To be continued…)

 

©SvetkaSamizdat

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coal Mine, Abandoned & Rotten (2)

They devote massive effort and ingenuity,

many sacrifice their lives.

They construct the mine,

break their backs and souls,

to pull out precious earth resources,

perpetuating an economy,

someone’s temporary wealth,

someone’s fantasy,

tomorrow’s sinkhole and pollution.

Such “progress” is futile.

 

(To be continued…)

 

©SvetkaSamizdat

 

 

 

 

 

Bleeding Heart, Arrow

Making the world a better place,

as you feel compelled, today.

Robbing Peter to pay Paul, as they say.

But who decides which is which, the worthiest?

Alas, tomorrow’s perspective will be different.

Perhaps, at best,

we can complicate each other out of existence.

 

(To be continued…)

 

©SvetkaSamizdat

 

 

 

 

 

Wm in Ruins, Berlin, 1945_ Yevgeny Khaldei

I watch the downfall, and I cry …

Strange,

when surely I should rejoice

at the demise

of the one who made themselves my mortal enemy,

but in their hollow eyes, I see myself.

 

(To be continued…)

 

©SvetkaSamizdat

 

 

 

 

 

Business Wm 1

Further down the rabbit hole of compromise we go.

Many lies we tell ourselves, in this world to survive.

 

(To be continued…)

 

©SvetkaSamizdat

 

 

 

 

 

Otto Mueller_ Tänzerin mit Schleier, 1903 v2

Tuesday, I was briefly happy.

In 1875, I was not yet born.

 

(To be continued…)

 

©SvetkaSamizdat

 

 

 

 

 

Hamster Wheel 1

Chasing after something that doesn’t exist…

Lasting happiness.

 

(To be continued…)

 

©SvetkaSamizdat