s./j. goldner Poems

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41.
Debut And You Spring Forth, Full Of Overconfidence.

listen to you guys, it's the same goddamned shit all the time.
crack joe mama's behind the frick fine arts building—
stash the bottles of wine with Joel, he drank too much
puked in class. Posvar was closed again; lights are out.
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42.
For Honesty’s Sake

you have to know,
it’s too good to be true
you must know,
it’s too good to be true—
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43.
Tears

Raindrops
expressing joy or sadness
tumbling down the side of your cheek
Not stopping
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44.
She Wore Watercolors Into The Ocean

Enticing the freedom of the creviced earth
a young woman was fleeing the very
confines of her creature,
when she fell into the orphic mist of a fjord
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45.
Grey

she woke raring with the morning breathing the sea
and watched as the ketches drank silvery salt-tea.
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46.
Redux

do not let praise
get to your pen;

do not let compliments
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47.
So Appropriate

48.
Postscript

You cannot make people see evil
even if you blaze it from a 10,000
volt football stage.
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49.
Transcendental Brilliance

You know, when an artist
hits the nail on the head
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50.
People Like Consistency

Like dining in a fine restaurant
Where the food melts in the mouth
Never all at once
But dissolving down the throat
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