The verdant Field of Irony Has always got new growth; For words and actions will diverge Till neither mirrors both We set our stake upon a ground That is no way our own; And talk about a flag we fly That isn’t one we’ve flown We long to join the rich in words, Where wealth … Continue reading "The Field of Irony"
You set out to change the world But the world changed you You left here knowing you were meant for great things And all of us believed it Because we believed in you And what you stood for Then we all saw the pure incandescence of your idealism Fade slowly to the smeared gas light … Continue reading "You Set Out To Change The World"
Two much-discussed qualities.
You try to raise them right.
We dress ourselves in prisms, So to equivocate — For playfulness is simple; It’s us who Complicate
Some things are best left unseen.
Is love. Or is it?
Excuse me a second.
FOR THE CAUSE the car in front of me a rolling reminder of many important causes including the earth housed a person caring so deeply and profoundly that they didn’t notice the limping brown dog they ran over without stopping