Treasure Island

shimon weinroth


Poetry In Short (4)


About Poetry

line breaks
no longer than before
mixed metaphors,
similies benign
clutter up the line

poems written before
longer than before,
rhymes wittier
sound patterns bored
and ignored

implicatures galore
embedded in the lore

saying let it be, let it be

tolerance for variabiity
intolerance for absolutes

banal and indifferent
are not so mundane

success needs no explanation
failure has too many

Submitted: Friday, September 12, 2008
Edited: Sunday, September 14, 2008
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