The Partnered Pen
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The Partnered Pen

FREE VERSE/POETRY

Concession

Own it

Source: Wikipedia Commons

Oh, the sweet peace of disengagement…
Of turning off and tuning out…
Of closing off the mind to the mindlessness of others…
Of saying, “It’s not that I can’t, I won’t…”
Of taking the lemonade and pouring it down the sink…
Of kicking the door shut, and letting it stay that way…
Of no longer bothering to defy convention…
Of letting people think what they will, regardless…
Of…

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Sherry McGuinn

Sherry McGuinn

Long-time writer and big-time dreamer. Screenwriter. Cat mama. Red lip aficionado. sherrymcguinn@gmail.com