Archive for the ‘Desperately Seeking Permanence’ Category

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Man-child acts like a teenager, he explains,

because he didn’t get to be one when he was one.

Life on Earth,

misplaced time,

and everlasting brief.

 

(To be continued…)

               

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Stéphanie de Beauharnais

Alexandre was guillotined:

It seemed the right thing to do.

And I was married to Karl Ludwig:

hateful turd.

As they say in the classics:

“Life is cheap

and toilet paper is expensive.”

 

(To be continued…)

               

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Executive Business Man Working At Office

Tired.

Nevertheless,

determinedly assiduous,

he completes the journal entry.

Compelled to record,

preserve, in essence, his existence.

Thus he writes:

another day full of details,

and meaninglessness.

 

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Flower Blows, Hope_

Today’s lover,

tomorrow’s loather,

today’s friend,

tomorrow’s fiend.

Highs and lows,

we move with the blows,

alas,

why is it so?

 

©SvetkaSamizdat