The painter paints today in drips

As tears upon the canvas run;

Tomorrow will see strangers

Passing by the work, indifferent


For sorrows melt into the air

As comments stray are flying

About the playoffs yesterday

And where to best buy coffee

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Beleaguered Servant

Owen Servant is an online poet working in a style that's been described as "compulsive". In real life, he is an actuary, because being a poet wasn't unpopular enough.

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