less viscous abstract

By NikesRain

why did the woman beat her head against the wall?
because it felt so good when she stopped






she's not stopping

seven hits away

from a brain matter rendition

of something Pollock might

consider thoughtful




but this is not art

and she is

nothing

so close to grace

as dripping paint




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© 2009 NikesRain
Published on Wednesday, February 25, 2009.     Filed under: "Poetry"
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  • Just Dave On Friday, November 17, 2017, Just Dave (531)By person wrote:

    Gives me room to pause and ponder for a bit. I really like this poem. JD

  • Drea On Monday, February 1, 2016, Drea (1525)By person wrote:

    I miss reading your work. I've found myself revisiting a lot of my favorites. This has always been one of them. I'll always come back to this.

  • Sin On Wednesday, April 15, 2009, Sin (1182)By person wrote:

    you are not close to grace..you are grace. no matter the hurdle or hurt i have never seen you less than beautiful inside and out. even your frustration seems lovely. envious always ~k

  • A former member wrote: wow...I'm speechless.this is great

  • A former member wrote: I read this like apiece of art hung in a hallway of a foreign eccentric,...it confused me but i just couldnt stop looking,...like i said, i observed it more than read it,...stilling piece.

  • Drea On Thursday, February 26, 2009, Drea (1525)By person wrote:

    This feels like a dream. Words so simple, but perfect. I wish I had the words to convey my feels of these words.

  • elisa On Thursday, February 26, 2009, elisa (1644)By person wrote:

    the Rorschach spatters of a muted poet, perhaps. perfect as always.

  • A former member wrote: Definitely a thought provoking piece. Short and splendorous. +tpu+

  • A former member wrote: reminds me of grafitti. hmm, me likey. *huggles*

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