The Pointedly Intellectual
Shrewdly substituting pointed thought
for the tender language of the heart,
I sat with colleagues
of the finest crust,
the crumbs of tangential thought
the relief of silence.
In a holding pattern,
looking for a landing strip.
copyright/all rights reserved April 26, 2012 Audrey Howitt. Do not use or copy without the express written permission of the author.