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…And Fury

A Poem

Photo by Jr Korpa on Unsplash

It is a tale. Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury. Signifying nothing — Shakespeare

It is a city’s night
hoarding a plague and then
scoffing at the other masks in place
No I don’t want to go
anywhere
just jumping up and down
sending insipid rationales down to the courthouse
to be counted as hearsay
Or some such thing
The piano goes distant
and never seems to come any closer
though I want to hear more
I…

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J.D. Harms

J.D. Harms

Former hairstylist, perpetual philosophy student, swallowed by poetry, writing, ideas