A FIGMENT, A FLURRY … a poem on the day after

img_3509A figment, a flurry
tiling twitter tesselated
nothing new, nothing old
nothing true, nothing bold
Except self-deceptions
and curmudgeon conceptions

© Jamie Dedes

“I wish it need not have happened in my time,” said Frodo.
“So do I,” said Gandalf, “and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.” J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring


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