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Paradox


02.02.18 Posted in today's words by

Max Reif’s most recent poem to appear here was “Anticipation” (September 2017)

Paradox
By Max Reif

How empty
I must first be
to become
so full,

how dead
to become
so alive

Helplessness,
it sometime seems,
is my only skill.



3 Responses to “Paradox”

  1. Frank Adams says:

    Great poem, well stated with an economy of words. Great job!

  2. Hiram Larew says:

    Yes! A fine piece!

  3. Bobbie Troy says:

    I can relate to this!

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