Friday, December 21, 2012

Oh, Well - a perspective poem

Oh, Well
by
Greg Pincus

The world is still here!
Yet I'm still sensing doom
Cuz I lost my excuse -
Now I must clean my room.


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5 comments:

Lee Wind, M.Ed. said...

Niiice. Well done, sir!
Namaste,
Lee

Joyce Ray said...

Well said, Greg! No excuses now for lots of things. Thanks for sharing.

Mary Lee said...

Tee Hee!

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Heidi Mordhorst said...

Hi, Greg--

You always keep the kid's perspective at the forefront. My 13 yo was actually a little worried about the end of the world, so I think she was actually glad to clean her room when it turned out we didn't all get vaporized. I love your wake-up poem from the 16th: "answer dark with waves of light" is perfect. Jolly holidays to you and yours!