The Model Life

The model life is funny, since 
It's largely made of standing 
And looking sad, or joyful, or 
Excited, or commanding -- 

Short moments being perfect, like 
A painting, or a carving, 
While spending the rest of your weeks and days 
In working out 

And starving

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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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