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douglas scotney

Veteran Poet - 2,518 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

In common


With those who don't read you,
have never read
or ever will read,
soon,
with you,
ready for something new.

Submitted: Saturday, June 29, 2013
Edited: Thursday, July 25, 2013

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  • Rookie - 134 Points Danny Draper (6/30/2013 4:01:00 AM)

    The idea of something new and even then they may still not read you, but we write we must not for readers but for our craft or sullen art. (Report) Reply

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