Elvis Lantan

Rookie (06/18/1987 / Houston, Tx)

Elvis Lantan Poems

1. Worldly Possesion 9/7/2006
2. Inheritance 9/7/2006
3. Relentlessly 9/7/2006
4. A Little Less Of Me 9/7/2006
5. Not Much A Poet 9/7/2006
6. A New Poem 9/7/2006
7. Paper Plains 6/16/2009
8. Oragami 6/16/2009
9. Selling The Guitar 6/16/2009
10. A Heavy Harvest 6/18/2009
11. Elevator 2/20/2012
12. Mc Squared 2/20/2012
13. Things Of Existence 2/20/2012
14. A Force 2/20/2012
15. Erosion 2/20/2012
16. The Nobel Prize 9/7/2006
17. The Girls Fellow Poets Have Loved 9/7/2006
18. Poem 156 9/7/2006
19. Fleeing Glance 7/9/2009
20. The Musician 6/16/2009
21. The Painter 9/7/2006
22. For Your Being 9/7/2006
23. In A World Of Poems And Regrets 9/7/2006

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In A World Of Poems And Regrets

I heard the poets
How they spoke
“Don’t leave me, ” they said—
“We’re going home now.”
And I, like a fool, said the same

I spent time and again
Giving my premise of love
Throwing “I love you’s”
Wearing love like a gaudy shirt

And I went on
Comparing her to the moon
To a breeze, or a stream of water
To a blade of grass
Or to the night

Too late I realized
She was nothing like the moon
And very much unlike the wind
A blade of a grass is far too common
And the night has always remained

Too late I realized that—
Unlike the...

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Relentlessly

The hands on the clock move so fast
They do not seem like hands at all
They’re like feet that walk in circles
For so long that things change
And alternatively, they remain the same

The acorn on the ground became a tree
The man you knew, grew old
And (eventually) died

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