Ivan Donn Carswell


Poems of Ivan Donn Carswell

1. ' Ruddy Shame 2/22/2012
2. A Smile At No Expense 7/27/2009
3. Accomplice 12/5/2009
4. Achieving Holiness 2/23/2012
5. Adversaries 3/5/2014
6. After The Recession 11/25/2009
7. Aliana Grace 2/20/2010
8. Angela’s Poem 12/16/2009
9. Backbench Democracy 10/21/2009
10. bAustralia Day/b 1/27/2010
11. Beaching Free 3/5/2014
12. Bed Of Roses 10/5/2009
13. Being Frank 11/23/2009
14. Belonging 10/7/2009
15. biGrit/i/b 9/30/2009
16. biLove Ran Out/i/b 7/30/2009
17. Birthdays 11/1/2009
18. Blame It On Pollen 1/19/2010
19. Blonde 11/13/2009
20. Breathe Again 2/8/2010

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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