Neil Crawford

Rookie - 3 Points (29/04/56 / CHESTER, ENGLAND.)

Confession Of Disinterest - Poem by Neil Crawford

It is, more than ever, a petty world, divided,
priorities are inverted, real dangers are ignored,
laughter has disturbance as its source.

An odd desire for silence then, a current motivation,
a private section in a hidden garden beneath
a childhood tree or a secret sea for floaters.

Such morose conjectures serve but to famish further
parades of starvlings at the King's fine feast,
the draining of all conscience.

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  • Diane Hine (4/20/2012 7:36:00 PM)

    Sometimes we suffer from empathy exhaustion. Honest meaningful poem about meaninglessness. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 20, 2012

Poem Edited: Saturday, April 21, 2012

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