picture-perfect

she lived a picture-perfect life 
of studied angles in the sun: 
an image needed every day, 
and then another other one, 

but she was not to show the stress. 
so she worked out, and seldom ate, 
and lived a picture-perfect life, 
that grew, but that she grew 

to hate

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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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