douglas scotney

Silver Star - 3,871 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Coincidence Poem by douglas scotney


A thinker
listening to the radio
will hear a word
as he is thinking it
and think
that coincidence
makes uncanny sense

and see a word
in what has acted out
(a page of words
with a line crossed out
by more than the needed line)
and think
how uncanny is 'violence'.

Submitted: Sunday, August 18, 2013
Edited: Monday, August 19, 2013

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