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(May 21,1942 / Salem MA usa)

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FORWARDS

Most of my adult life
I assumed I was progressing.

Now they're saying 'going forwards'
Where to? (blissfully unspecified.)

It feels less dynamic,
rolling, but not rising;
Let's rise again:
Stand uP!

~ Bill Costley (71)

Submitted: Saturday, August 24, 2013
Edited: Saturday, November 30, 2013


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  • Gajanan Mishra (8/24/2013 12:53:00 AM)

    let us rise again, good poem, thanks.

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