Thursday, June 25, 2015

Write-off


No matter how quickly 
They might have been

Executed, poems should 
Always be read out loud

Slowly—one never knows how 
Much breath has been

Wasted already. 





2 comments:

  1. Perfect! And I say this as someone who has executed not a few poems—mostly by suffocation....

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  2. Still, shouldn't they always be given the last writes? :)

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