Margaret Alice Second

Silver Star - 3,285 Points (24 January 1961 / South Africa)

Margaret Alice Second Poems

1361. * Torturous 4/4/2012
1362. ' Continue To Live (Revised) 4/18/2012
1363. ' Enneagram (Revised) 10/7/2011
1364. ' Gurgling Stream [revised] 11/11/2011
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' 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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Science Poems 1. (4)


Imagine the beautiful, fragile soap-bubbles of
shimmering voids formed by great explosions
galaxies streaming in filaments

Imagine a sponge, dark voids filled with invisible
galaxies, unknown particles outlined against the
Great Wall opposite the star sign of

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