the longing time

in lifetimes within lifetimes,
an underlying pang
we think that we have pushed away
but tends to boomerang —

for all our needs and yearnings
are such we never shake,
for there, beneath our many masks,
will always be

that ache

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Beleaguered Servant

Owen "Beleaguered" Servant (a/k/a Sibelius Russell) writes poetry mostly, with an occasional pause to have a seizure.

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