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  An Addict’s Epitaph - Senryu
by Peter J. Oszmann
Friday, April 29, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.

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I was addicted

To life, but kicked the habit

And now I am dead.



© P.J. Oszmann (2004)

© Illustration created in Photoshop (2005)


Jew Be or Not Jew Be

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Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 5/5/2005
Poor thing.

Love it!

Reviewed by Bhuwan Thapaliya 5/5/2005
Reviewed by Lori Moore 5/4/2005
Reviewed by Mitzi Jackson 5/3/2005
so many lose spirit
and walk as zombies

blunt force poetry!!!
love it
Reviewed by Tracey L. O' Very (Reader) 5/2/2005
Short Sweet Blunt Truthful and right to the Very point of life.

Thanks (c:)
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 4/30/2005

No one can accuse you of being long winded: this hits home like a bullet! Excellent!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla. :)
Reviewed by Paul Williams 4/30/2005
Superb Peter, lol...short and to the point.

Reviewed by Saul Logan 4/30/2005
LOL...that's great...morbid humor and straight to the point...
Reviewed by Alexandre Arnau 4/29/2005
no matter what anyone tells me, i don't hink i have a problem; i only do it recreationally...
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 4/29/2005
I know what haiku is, wish I knew what senryu was, as this poem is still a 5, 7, 5 combination so whats the dif...? beyond that it seems we all are addicted to life, & eventually must kick another habit too...Ed & Rufuz
Reviewed by jude forese 4/29/2005
does RIP mean, Resurrected In order to write Poetry?
Reviewed by Claywoman 4/29/2005
I think kicking this addiction would cause some least those left behind...Where in England is this headstone Peter?
Reviewed by Danielle Mundy 4/29/2005
I've kicked all of my other bad habits, but I'll never kick THAT habit lol...BTW, what in the world is senryu????
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 4/29/2005
Aw, jeez! First of all this is senryu, not haiku. Secondly, you're sick. That's not a bad thing.
Reviewed by Sue Hess 4/29/2005
cool...i have an addictive personality but that is one addiction i don't want to kick
Reviewed by L. Figgins 4/29/2005
LOL! Very clever. Where is the stone located?

Books by
Peter J. Oszmann

Jew Be or Not Jew Be; The Story of a Perpetual Alien

  1. Wolf at the Door
  2. morning gesture
  3. I Sprung
  4. imaginable possibility
  5. The Fighter
  6. past encounter
  7. The Garden of Death
  8. A women's day poem
  9. Ahhh . . . Thinking About Things
  10. Watch What You Say
  11. Mankind
  12. His Life
  13. I'll Be Doing It Until I Die
  14. synchronized
  15. Bedlam in Thibodaux
  16. Afterglow
  17. A Woman
  18. My Failings
  19. ISIS, et al
  20. fusion of muse

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