The POTW: Verse Til It Hurts
This is where you would normally find my biannual rant about Daylight Saving. But you're probably already reeling and late from the loss of an hour, so let's just shorthand that, rant rant rant, and I'll remind you that International Color Time (www.phrenopolis.com/colorclock) avoids the confusion of Daylight Saving, and also that there is now a free Android app for same (play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.phrenopolis.colorclocklite).
And now on with the show. This week's poem was inspired by a particular task which I undertook yesterday afternoon, and is dedicated to Leo, a fellow poet who would have appreciated it as a metaphor for life in general.
I'm stuffing cooked spaghetti into a jar hung upside down
Copyright © 2012 by Dave Grossman
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