Margaret Alice Second

Gold Star - 4,692 Points (24 January 1961 / South Africa)

Margaret Alice Second Poems

361. Dreams On New Year's Eve 3/26/2013
362. Drift Away [rev.] 12/25/2014
363. Drinking In Sunshine 9/29/2012
364. Drives To Tears 2/17/2012
365. Driving To Work (Revised) 10/17/2012
366. Droplet Strings [revised] 3/11/2014
367. Drown In The Sea (Revised) 5/3/2013
368. Dysfunctional Family 2/10/2014
369. Ecclesiastes And Death [revised] 7/28/2013
370. Effervescence Of Flaming Incense 6/18/2012
371. Elated, Freed And Delighted 3/13/2013
372. Elections Looming [revised] 4/6/2014
373. Elegance (Revised) 5/16/2014
374. Eloquent Braggadocio 2/17/2015
375. Embody Symbolism 11/13/2011
376. Embroider Visions 2/12/2012
377. Emergency Crocodile Survival [rev.] 6/26/2014
378. Emotion Evoked 5/25/2012
379. Emotional Icebergs 6/15/2012
380. Emotional Storm 10/11/2011
381. Emotional Upheaval 1/29/2012
382. En Un Mot – Merveilleuse! 7/8/2011
383. Encircling Embrace [revised] 6/29/2011
384. Encompasses Everywhere Forever [rev.] 6/16/2014
385. End Of The Day [revised] 8/22/2013
386. Endings Do Not Exist (C) 2/28/2014
387. Energises My Feverish System (Correction) 3/12/2013
388. Energy Fizzled Out (Revised) 2/14/2013
389. Enfold In Her Cool Caress 10/11/2012
390. Engraved 11/8/2011
391. Enough To Help Me [revised] 4/25/2014
392. Enshrined Beautifully [rev.] 2/20/2015
393. Ephemeral 8/5/2011
394. Ephemeral Thoughts (3) 6/9/2015
395. Equilibrium (Revised) 11/22/2012
396. Erased Without A Sound 10/18/2012
397. Escape To Regenerate 2/27/2015
398. Eternal Duel 7/5/2011
399. Eternal Ideal [rev.] 3/11/2015
400. Eternal Silence 9/28/2014
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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Swaying Then Dancing

Crushed under a grey day, reports of my
mother in pain, Carine weighed down by
four steel pegs and ten screws in her leg,
no escape from scrambled thoughts

Went out marching, swaying then dancing
to musical rhythms, becoming one with the
beat of the universe, not a care in the world
as velvet voices sing joy into my mind

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