Laurence Overmire Poems

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71.
Eight-Year-Old, Learning To Skate

Bully had a name
But I've forgotten
1966 too long ago
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72.
Hieroglyphic (Haiku)

Hieroglyphic
mystery in ancient stone
wisdom old as Time
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73.
For A Loaf Of Rembrandt

Funny how
Artists
Have to die
In order to make a living.
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74.
Imprecision

A person’s perception of another
is limited to

fragmentary moments
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75.
Equal Opportunity Knocks

Standing at the bottom of a huge cylindrical room
Surrounded by doors
All locked
Two chaps considered the situation.
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76.
Elusive

For every *drop* of truth
there is a bucketful of fiction.
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77.
Free Speech

There’s one thing we can’t talk about
Ever: Religion
At least not in public
No way to discuss, analyze, comment or
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78.
Frank Lloyd Wright

Out of empty space
Wood, mud, boulder, brick and
Stone
He created completely new worlds
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79.
Go West, Young Man

When you feel the stagnate of life
in the shoe
Time to move, to stir, to rally
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80.
Castor Oil

Art has to be foisted on people

Pushed through the doors of indifference
Stuck on billboards of vacant mind
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