Thinking Back

~Thinking Back~


I forget the titles

of most of the poems I have written.


It doesn't matter.

I don't remember the poems, either.


I can't remember a single thunderstorm

or rainbow I experienced, even though they were very cool,

and impressive at the time.


I do remember a few poker hands and horse races I won.

The fights I came out on top of and those I lost.


One time, out of couriosity,  I tried to remember the name

of every woman I had sex with, 

and hoped they were doing well,

although odds are if they had sex with me, 

they had problems, and most

are no longer with us.



























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Januarian's picture

Very poignant.  Your poems

Very poignant.  Your poems always set my mind to reeling.


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