True Scuba
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True Scuba

Dirty Circus

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Huffing and puffing
into this old flap of a balloon
Keeper of the pinprick
while this red-faced buffoon

and spits
and tries
and quits

It all used to feel so inflated
held afloat by hot air speech
and a mind for the mania
Now it takes more
than the mild…



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Scott Leonardi

Scott Leonardi

Paddling into the alphabet ocean, lookin’ to be a true scuba. Writer of stories, screenplays, poetry and more. All found at