richard ilnicki

Rookie (2-25-45 / Austin Texas)

richard ilnicki Poems

1. Below Where Humility Stands 7/12/2009
2. I Can Hear A Pin Dropp In China 7/12/2009
3. The Celestial Embrace Of The Bridegroom 7/17/2009
4. How Does A Man Grow 7/17/2009
5. Happy Anniversary 7/18/2009
6. Her Posture 7/18/2009
7. Mary, My Mary, My Hydraheaded 7/18/2009
8. The Quintessential Poem 7/19/2009
9. She Broke My Sound Barrior 7/19/2009
10. A Theophany 7/26/2009
11. Love Me Tender 7/26/2009
12. Psychiatric Love Poem 7/26/2009
13. James Brown's Posthumous Vote 7/30/2009
14. My Deaf Voice 7/31/2009
15. What Have You Learned From Your Pain? 7/31/2009
16. Love As Paradox 8/1/2009
17. A Man's Self Image 7/24/2009
18. Uncommon Denominators 7/24/2009
19. The Two Shall Become One 8/1/2009
20. Black Man Swinging From A Tree At Night 8/2/2009
21. First Kiss 8/2/2009
22. I Love Her Outloud! 8/3/2009
23. My Bubonic Plagued Heart 8/8/2009
24. A Lanf Of Brides 8/8/2009
25. One Man's Garbage 8/10/2009
26. Today I Feel Like Samson 8/14/2009
27. Exponential Love 8/14/2009
28. Today, They Drag Me Out Of My Mind 8/15/2009
29. Your Trojan Horse 8/15/2009
30. When Love Decomposes 8/15/2009
31. Poetry In The 3rd Degree 8/16/2009
32. Undesirable 8/21/2009
33. Who's Responsible? 8/21/2009
34. From The Skybox 8/21/2009
35. Jail Food 8/8/2009
36. Crazy Horse Lover 8/8/2009
37. The Wind 8/8/2009
38. In Light Of Eternity 8/8/2009
39. Today, She Presses Flowers 8/21/2009
40. She Burned Them 8/22/2009
Best Poem of richard ilnicki

Multiple Personality Disorder

When the mysterious'They' finally do decide
to administer the necessary tests,
questions as quizzes
designed to trip me up,
or better yet to expose me,
they come away bewitched, bothered and bewildered.
My answers don't add-up
to that which is considered normal.
It appears I am on the cusp
balanced precariously between in and out.

I have given two sets of completely different answers
to the very same questions,
and since I am not bi-polar
they assume I must be suffering
from a multiple personality disorder.

Based on my horoscope
and ...

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How Does A Man Grow

how does a man grow?

how does a man grow
as he gets older?
does he continue to grow
like that youthful weed
which ripped impetuously
the unsuspecting earth apart?
does the hard head of his passion

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