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Dreams 2022

Words
(5/13/2022)


they are
our stories

tales
to divert
our attention
from actions

half truths
at an infrequent
best

lies
as a majority
norm

inadequately
representing
the sum total
of expression
within
our hearts

within
our heads

resulting
mostly
in irritating
chatter

pretentious
patter

after all
is said
and done

there is
really
nothing
to say

only
things
to do

better
left
unwritten

better
left
unsaid