douglas scotney

(boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

B: XXXXI: Thus Spoke...


A poet arose
Out of boredom
Which tormented early bliss
With unrequited rage.

The joy of living became a dream.
He thought better of the source.
Between where he was and sadness
There lay his driving force.

Submitted: Monday, February 18, 2013

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Benediction.

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