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Wednesday, June 22, 2005
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"So what is left of me? This poetry / Thousands of poems which I leave to you / Debris of a dream which never came true "

Transcendental Sonnet #1402:



Once I was believed to be anointed

To do important things before I die

Then I was fifty and disappointed


A failure who could only speculate

Somehow I knew I would never know why

This is that special cruelty of fate

Causing us to wonder as we blunder

Searching for some answer as the cancer

Eats away today and then tomorrow

Is our last and still there is no answer

Which is because there simply never was


So what is left of me?  This poetry

Thousands of poems which I leave to you

Debris of a dream which never came true


+Steven Curtis Lance




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Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 6/23/2005
Most insightful read...and something to ponder!!

Oh that nifty fifty...make one think!!

Love Tinka ;P
Reviewed by Chanti Niven 6/23/2005
You are not a failure unless you believe you are. Your brilliance is evidenced in the poetry you live the words and be a light unto a darkened world.
Love Chanti
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