gershon hepner

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Being What You Are - Poem by gershon hepner

Being what you are is always tricky,
but being what you’re not can liberate,
for it provides a chance to be less picky
than siblings, and become a sybarite
by writing in your books of longing
expressions of the ways you can fulfill
yourself when blue-alerted, wronging
the side your superego tries to kill.


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  • (5/21/2006 3:19:00 PM)

    Hey Gershy, did you know our Prince Charlie was a fan of Mr Cohen's?

    Neat poem, Gersh, but I'm still waiting for my suggestive piece.


    PS: yes, I'm through with grimacing.
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, May 21, 2006

Poem Edited: Wednesday, July 28, 2010

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