Treasure Island

Judy Meibach

(January 9,1961 / New York)

Reflections--On Turning 50


January 9,2011
I will be a half of a century -
Should I not be
twice as smart
twice as versed
than I was
a quarter of a century ago?

Rather, I feel
unenlightened, behind the times,
caught up some web of deceit
that has followed me --

Submitted: Friday, May 21, 2010

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