Poems of a Young Man: “Negative Affirmations” (© KPKeelan)

.

All I ever needed

was a corner on the market

a warm hello

intimate psychic passion

to work up a good sweat

with a good friend…

Six senses serve me well

thank-you,

and even then

they are mostly in disrepair.

Can I then

from these ashes

build a lasting castle

or a monument

to the folly of men

that we should ever want

enough

without expecting

less?

 .

(12- 9- 81)

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About KPKeelan

Fool, Philosopher, Lover & Dreamer, Benign TROUBLEMAKER, King and Jester of KPKworld, an online portal to visual and linguistic mystery, befuddlement and delight.
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