Malcolm Evison

Rookie - 0 Points (15 June 1944 / Canterbury)

Mimi - Poem by Malcolm Evison

Wrapped in the warm fragrance
of the everyday
she moves mountains –

only to stumble
on the commonplace.

Complacency
so easily destroyed.

I try to capture it
with words, they writhe
relentlessly. She laughs

allows the world
to write
its affirmation.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, January 31, 2007

Poem Edited: Thursday, January 6, 2011


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