Margaret Alice Second

Gold Star - 14,032 Points (24 January 1961 / South Africa)

Margaret Alice Second Poems

161. An Alien Concept 1/4/2013
162. An Anecdote [revised] 7/9/2013
163. An Atmospheric Presence 2/18/2016
164. An Avalanche Of Words (Revised) 9/25/2012
165. An Empty World [rev] 1/25/2016
166. An Ennobling Feeling (Revised) 4/23/2013
167. An Eternal Étudiante 10/17/2012
168. An Ethereal Bloom 12/22/2014
169. An Exclusively Grouchy Group 12/20/2011
170. An Impossible Feat 4/11/2016
171. An Invading Fungus 2/27/2012
172. An Invasion 5/15/2012
173. An Invisible Companion Star 7/3/2013
174. An Irrepressible Official [rev.] 4/10/2015
175. An Odyssey (Revision Of 'sailor On A Lonely Island') 1/9/2013
176. An Underwater Cave 5/10/2012
177. Anchored To The Ground 10/18/2013
178. Anchored To The Ground [revised] 10/21/2013
179. And I Sigh [rev.] 5/1/2015
180. And She Is Free [revised] 4/19/2014
181. And So Is She 6/19/2013
182. And Then Red Being The Main Theme (Revised) 2/7/2013
183. And Who Am I [rev] 9/25/2015
184. Anecdotes 5/3/2014
185. Angel Conversations (Revised) 2/10/2012
186. Anger Burning Within [rev] 11/24/2015
187. Another Head 6/23/2016
188. Another Metaphor 7/6/2016
189. Another Metaphor - Apology (C) 7/6/2016
190. Another Office Daydream (With Corrections) 4/24/2014
191. Another Slow Death 9/13/2011
192. Anything Is Possible 3/25/2012
193. Anything On The Internet 3/29/2014
194. Anything They Want [rev.] 7/5/2014
195. Approaching Old Age [revised] 3/9/2014
196. Arch Little Miss [rev] 5/28/2016
197. Arms In The Way [rev.] 4/1/2015
198. Around The Bend (R) 4/7/2016
199. Art Of Planning Things [revised] 5/23/2014
200. Artwork Of This Word 2/12/2015
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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Bewitched By Your Spell

Softly singing under my breath
while bouncing around with a
spring-loaded step

A mundane supermarket trip
became a dream event as your
sweet compliment

Changed into a kiss on my lips, my
song changed the world, bemused
I skipped about

Bewitched by your spell…

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