Paper Poetry
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Paper Poetry

EKPHRASTIC POETRY | LIFE

Laborious*

Contentment is beyond wealth

Photo: Author (Image inspired by sjh fabulous painting of a pear but this one is really raw, just like the artist)

At the end of the day, only a few pennies are left.
At the end of the week, a few dollars are left.
At the end of the month, a few hundred are left.
At the end of the year, a few thousand are left.

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We are living in the digital world, covered in the autonomous aspects & tracked motions of life. Yet, somehow we are losing some critical elements. Keyboards, touchpads, & speech-to-text are there, but we believe that handwritten words on paper is still meaningful to some poets.

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Dr. Fatima Imam

Dr. Fatima Imam

Poet, wrier, historian, educator, advocate of underrepresented voices, and cat lover.