Alessandra Liverani

(Wollongong, Australia)

Fiddle Faddle


Something which seems clamorous and compelling
Crucial and critical it seems to be yelling
Important, indispensable, an absolute must
Really, can you explain to me what is all the fuss?

That feeling which claims you must light up a smoke
On what authority does it say you are yoked?
Who said you must always bow to its wishes?
Who said you have to listen to something so vicious?

(Sydney, Australia - 2004)

Submitted: Saturday, March 05, 2005
Edited: Saturday, June 04, 2011
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