Lawrence Beck


Poems of Lawrence Beck

1. A Day of Little Consequence 11/5/2014
2. Afterward 10/23/2014
3. An Old Grump Sees the Sun Rise 9/18/2014
4. Anyone Know a Good Exorcist? 10/29/2014
5. Ariel 11/13/2014
6. Autumnal 10/2/2014
7. Black Lake 10/11/2014
8. Breakdown in Nevada 9/3/2014
9. Callous 9/28/2014
10. Can't Cuddle Now 11/25/2014
11. Cherry County, Nebraska 10/13/2014
12. Clearing Out the Closet: Five Poems Written Over Four Days 11/24/2014
13. Clothes Make the Man, and I Don't Have the Clothes -new- 12/7/2014
14. Dawn Ditty 8/31/2014
15. Different This Time 11/13/2014
16. Do Not Expose to Direct Sunlight 11/29/2014
17. Dream Date 11/4/2014
18. Dusk 10/29/2014
19. Endless 11/18/2014
20. Equinox 9/21/2014

Two-bit Romanticism

I plod. You needn't stay with me.
I navigate this sidewalk by the
Streetlight's harsh, unlovely glow.
You can flit beneath the moon
Across your dopey crayon
Landscape, gorgeous oceans,
Wispy longings, all the hackneyed
Ticks of cheap romantics what
You claim to see. I will see the

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