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Paper Poetry


Stuck in the Middle

Paper Poetry Prompt#3

This sandwich of situations
Can’t be spread open
The hammer and chisel folds
like a butter knife slicing lead
Immovable meets irresistible
and so the story goes
No amount of shove
and no amount of love
will move an inch of stone



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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