Erica Borges


Erica Borges
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'A poet's work is to name the unnameable, to point at frauds, to take sides, start arguments, shape the world, and stop it going to sleep.' - Salman Rushdie (British Indian novelist and essayist)

Inspirations: Bill Hicks, Terence McKenna, John Lennon, Charlie Chaplin, Emily Dickinson, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Marley, Andy Kaufman, Thomas Paine, shiny grass, fungi.

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  • Rookie Tim Cronin (10/11/2012 5:29:00 PM)

    You are hands down my favorite poet around my age(30 and under I guess) . Fearless and precise. And I'm glad someone else finally realized governments/corporations have become the same thing in 2012 and put the two words together! I hope to be reading your poetry for years and years

  • Rookie Tim Cronin (8/22/2012 4:00:00 PM)

    Egad! Where did your great poems go?

  • Rookie - 13 Points Dominic Hunt (8/10/2012 6:01:00 PM)

    Like this poem because its so true

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Reflection Of A Shiny Object (*)

Make as much money as I can…
That's my ideology.
Let the blood drip through
These dead fingers…
My money is as dirty
As my mind…
I don't care about love
Much less making it…
I don't know how to love myself…
Much less how to love someone else.
I live for the green…
I'm so lost…
This is all I got…
How can anyone love this?
How can anyone love what I've become?
I underestimate myself…
But no!
I can do so much with money…
I can travel around…
The people around me,
Will envy me…
And not actually travel with me…
But I'll make ...

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