s./j. goldner

Rookie (March 2nd,1984 / USA)

Modern Day Shrink - Poem by s./j. goldner

People seem to want to
embellish me
with their innermost
i do not know why; i
presume they feel whatever it is
they have to divulge
concerning their darkest
cannot be any worse
than what i'm living thru.

Comments about Modern Day Shrink by s./j. goldner

  • (12/31/2008 10:21:00 AM)

    Maybe their presumptions come from your Kingdom thought and need your spiritual guidance or lesson. (Report)Reply

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  • (11/18/2007 10:08:00 AM)

    Tell me, How do you feel about that? (Report)Reply

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  • (11/18/2007 5:45:00 AM)

    everything born of the gods replies in chorus to you, hearts desire patiently driven here (Report)Reply

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  • (11/11/2007 12:59:00 PM)

    Sus, Sympathy can be expressed in odd ways, but one gets the feeling this account is symptomatic of poetic persecution. The laconic manner in which you paint a brief but decisive landscape then place yourself central to the angst in it is poignantly beautiful... Rgds, Ivan (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, November 11, 2007

Poem Edited: Sunday, April 24, 2011

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