Treasure Island

greg richardson


Becoming Ordinary


There is no harm in trying it
What do you have to lose?
You want respect - don't you?
Do you expect to get it by
foolishly trying to be a poet?
as long as you write poetry
you will desire fame
but you can't quit
what else would you do
to fill the time?

Submitted: Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Edited: Thursday, September 12, 2013

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