Thursday, April 6, 2017

NAPOWRIMO April 6, 2017 The Ship of State

The Ship of State

leaky boats float
if bailing keeps pace with the flood
and the rest of the ship is sound
it won’t get very far with all hands
devoted to the Sisyphean task.
eventually, drowning
or jumping ship
is the only option.

©2017 Noreen Braman

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