interconnected (ix)

a day upon a distant beach, 
a work, a life, a love, an ache: 
you can't say what you wish you'd said: 
what are the choices you can make? 

to work, and live, and secret burn, 
or try, and risk, and maybe die 
to image, with its vanity, 
with cowardice, your 

alibi

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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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