Laurence Overmire Poems
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And God Made A Poet
There need to be people
toiling on this Earth
for whom money
is not the Bottom Line
those who see
beyond the moment
the temporal frame of inhuman
to lead with voice of spirit
and marked uncommon sense.
(Previously published in Some Words: A Place For Poetry, Aug.2004)
He made the mistake of standing on top of the television set.
He thought maybe he could conquer it, I guess
It swallowed him up and burped him out into an
And if we don’t pay $149.95 in six easy installments
We’ll probably never see him again.