playing words

days that she stays in 
playing words with friends, 
seem so bottomless, 
filled with odds and ends 

she goes for a walk 
out along the cape, 
less of an adventure, 
more of an escape 

back to someone she once knew 
who had more ambition 
than to wander lost in words 
empty of 

contrition

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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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