Margaret Alice Second

Gold Star - 8,290 Points (24 January 1961 / South Africa)

Margaret Alice Second Poems

1. ' Gurgling Stream [revised] 11/11/2011
2. ' Enneagram (Revised) 10/7/2011
3. ' Continue To Live (Revised) 4/18/2012
4. * Torturous 4/4/2012
5. 10 000 Entities [revised] 10/7/2013
6. A 9-Month Scam 10/1/2013
7. A Ballet On My Way 9/17/2012
8. A Base-Line Neanderthal (Revised) 9/11/2013
9. A Belligerent Insistence [rev.] 12/29/2014
10. A Benchmark Shock 9/28/2012
11. A Bit Over The Top 2/2/2015
12. A Brain-Dead Child (Revised) 2/4/2014
13. A Brave Cavalcade [rev] 1/21/2016
14. A Bubble Above Reality 3/23/2015
15. A Caramel Centre (Redone) 8/4/2014
16. A Change Of Attitude [revised] 9/9/2013
17. A Chastened Me [1st Revision] 7/9/2014
18. A Different Future [r] 11/11/2015
19. A Different Kind Of Life [rev.] 10/6/2014
20. A Dreaming Crocodile (Rev) 11/2/2015
21. A Dying Victim 1/29/2015
22. A Fir Tree Cathedral (Revised) 6/4/2013
23. A Firing Squad 2/14/2012
24. A Fool He Was 10/2/2013
25. A Frozen Heart [revised] 5/9/2014
26. A Frozen Mummy [rev] 10/12/2015
27. A Full, Emotional, Enthusiastic Life (Cor.) 3/4/2015
28. A Funny Human Being 8/28/2012
29. A Gorgeous Ice Palace [rev.] 1/2/2015
30. A Gothic Horror 1/25/2012
31. A Great Lament [rev.] 10/13/2015
32. A Great Option 1/13/2015
33. A Higher Purpose (Rev) 8/6/2015
34. A Hostile World [revised] 4/15/2014
35. A Human Being [rev] 10/11/2015
36. A Hundred Spells 10/4/2011
37. A Joyful Sorrow [rev] 8/31/2015
38. A Legacy 9/22/2015
39. A Legacy [rev] 9/16/2015
40. A Life Of Perfection (Revised) 5/16/2013
Best Poem of Margaret Alice Second

' Enneagram (Revised)

But no, nothing helped when I tried to be myself
reading old books, even a new one on sixth sense
said I should take heed of every single pain my
body produced to determine what I think

I feel a stranger in my own skin after a day
doing Big Five & Enneagram questionnaires
– which classify me the most selfish, unhelpful,
self-centred human alive;

even fairy pictures in my Treasury of Children’s
Poetry failed to restore me; according to the
questionnaires, I am detrimental to people
I meet in social contexts - I am devastated

cannot ...

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Until He Appears

Just one person required to think me amazing,
just one voice desired to whisper I make him
crazy, only one pair of arms for a feeling of
sweet romance, as I listen entranced to the
voice in my mind and lean back in the arms
conjured by my thoughts

As I listen to my fantasy using the sounds
supplied by reality to create the atmosphere

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