Gert Strydom

Gold Star - 29,802 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

The Games We Play (Sijo) - Poem by Gert Strydom

During our youth we played innocent games without guilt
by the whim of playing them there was a kind of sheer happiness,
but as adults, life and love is a game without absolution.

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  • Spock The Vegan (6/17/2016 6:46:00 PM)

    Good job on this Sijo poem. I just tried my first. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 13, 2012

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