Just Clearing My Throat, a Poem

Clearing My Throat, a Poem

Battersea,

Bonobos,

chimp,

Angel,

angle,

proffered,

Terrace,

Tunisia,

Tulip, (red and white),

Reverence,

Renoir,

Reformation,

Claudius,

coracle,

Caligula,

Demeter,

depth,

despair,

Euclid,

earth,

enmity,

Music,

Mozart,

meters,

Valhalla,

verity,

vicious,

snow,

snowflake,

sorrow,

table, my table,

where all things are formed,

the windward side,

of abyss,

table,

taut,

taught,

table,

Claudius,

latin,

dreary nights

spent

in learning...

the rubble of pages and pain

occur in delicious waves...

lay down the time

for another

to take up learning,

while they are

clearing

their throat.





5 comments

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xstatic 3 years ago from Eugene, Oregon

I really like that "windward side of abyss" line.


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To Start Again 3 years ago

i like it :)


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Mhatter99 3 years ago from San Francisco

Interesting composition. thank you


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Cresentmoon2007 3 years ago from Caledonia, MI

This one is very different. The more I read on the more the rhythm kicked in. Loved it.


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lilyfly 3 years ago from Wasilla, Alaska Author

Thanks, all... lily

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