No permit’s required

Illustration by Anya Lauri

No permit’s required
I realize
to capture moments
from my life
in words
to share with others
From a middle-aged
beginner poet:
some verses
for those who like
to laugh
or ponder
And everyone else
can go to hell

© Daniel Stephens, 2019

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  1. I like to do both but mostly I like to laugh and your emails always do that so I’m hoping your poems will too.

  2. I began a journal some time ago and I’ve just about filled the first volume. I left the first page blank on the advice of an artist who does this with his sketchbooks, with the idea of putting something there when you’ve a better idea what the book has become. Now I have your little poem to put on the first page. It seems very appropriate. Thank you.

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