Ivan Donn Carswell


Ivan Donn Carswell Poems

1. The You Of You 8/9/2009
2. Surrender 8/26/2009
3. Need 9/1/2009
4. Wordless 9/3/2009
5. Lacy White 9/4/2009
6. Scenes 9/8/2009
7. Saying Goodbye 9/12/2009
8. Vestiges 9/14/2009
9. Rite Of Change 9/20/2009
10. June Thirteenth 6/12/2009
11. Epitomes Of Grace 7/7/2009
12. Pawn Played For A Fool 7/13/2009
13. A Smile At No Expense 7/27/2009
14. Bilove Ran Out/I/B 7/30/2009
15. The Thing Is... 9/22/2009
16. Seminally Explained 9/23/2009
17. Distance Is The Mean 9/24/2009
18. Top Dog 9/26/2009
19. Too Wit 9/27/2009
20. Proof 10/9/2009
21. Rise To See 10/11/2009
22. Harder To Catch 10/12/2009
23. Pictures 10/12/2009
24. Patch Of Weed 10/21/2009
25. Backbench Democracy 10/21/2009
26. Succour 10/22/2009
27. Not The Same 10/23/2009
28. Too Late 10/24/2009
29. Ivestment/I 10/25/2009
30. Dog’s Life 10/26/2009
31. Dangling 10/28/2009
32. Order 10/29/2009
33. Curator 10/30/2009
34. Did I Forget 10/30/2009
35. Movin’ On 10/31/2009
36. Birthdays 11/1/2009
37. First Tuesday In November 11/2/2009
38. Conscience 11/3/2009
39. Nuptials 11/4/2009
40. Indemnity 11/5/2009
Best Poem of Ivan Donn Carswell

To Win A Game

How do you win a football game? Not by skill alone or clever plays,
in modern days the game has changed and subterfuge and actors
ways will pave the path to glory. Fitness pays a fair reward to keep
a fleetness in the feet, a clearness in the head, and special food
and clever drinks recharge the cells when batteries are low or dead.
But referees are certain keys to all the famous victories.
Linguistic tricks of lunatics in soccer strip are even matched by
hieroglyphs from coaches dressed in two piece suits, with
hearts on sleeves, grieving for the chances missed,...

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A Smile At No Expense

dwelling in uncertainty
that vacillates between
despair and hopelessness
swamped in depths of
darkened introspection
edged with silver chalices
dispensing only misery
– oh, is this figure me

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