Diana van den Berg

Veteran Poet - 1,290 Points (4 November 1945 / Durban, South Africa)

Workaholic Glee - Poem by Diana van den Berg

On a roll
tapping the keys
and shaping a creation
until half past three this morning
for a client who wants the galaxy
and then up at six o’clock
for a jam-packed productive day.
What a buzz!

I drop to sleep every night
like a heavy log falling
oblivious to most
thunderstorms and burglar alarms.

Tonight I will sleep
like a felled plantation
of invasive aliens.

Poet's Notes about The Poem

(23 February 2012)

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, August 11, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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