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SET TO RIGHTS

SET TO RIGHTS

the Creator
misspoke

all was meant
to be darkness

luckily we got
the President
of the United States

to set that
to rights

Poetry

MISSPOKE

MISSPOKE

I misspoke

the words just tumbled out

but what does it matter?
they are just
stupid words anyway

fake, false
the point is surely…

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Poetry

TOUCH

TOUCH
(for R)

a touch here
a touch
there

avoiding the fate
of those
that
died young

suffered
for their art, ending up
snarled, ending up…

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Poetry

BOMBSHELL

BOMBSHELL

don’t worry
about falling

I will
catch you

anything to
hold you
in my arms

but if you
have packed
a parachute

so much…

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Poetry

MIRIAM MAKEBA BIRD

MIRIAM
MAKEBA BIRD
(for Refilwe)

let your voice
ring out
my lark
my
nightingale

my Miriam
Makeba bird

you sing so loud, so strong,
so sweet…

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Poetry

Theme [7/19/2018]

Don’t want to keep writing about you
Sisyphus on paper, carving grooves
Tracking the way ink thinks with the way boulders move

I said I’d be done with this in a year or two… 149 more words

Faux-etry

Thursday Pedagogy 19.7.18

Vultures without wings
3.7.13

poem, poems,poetry, thoughts, sharmishtha (trisha) basu, sharmishtha basu, inspiration

and these vultures without wings
wait for a chance
a natural or man-made calamity… 19 more words

Sharmishtha Basu