Jester At The Gates Of Dawn

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Humor  |  House: Booksie Classic

Just for fun

Dawn breaks and the sun shines down
More mind musings of a rabid clown
 
Tangent avenues leading nowhere fast,
Lead to a place that will leave you aghast
 
Sound and fury signifying nothing, zip
Going nowhere, an involuntary trip
 
He's the lead actor in a two-act play
Act one is ideas, act two trying to say
 
Something entertaining for you to read,
It's a race to the bottom with him in the lead
 
Downhill writing racer out over his skies,
Inverted face plant at ninety degrees
 
Wide World of Sports cameras are rolling
As he bites the ground and keeps on going
 
Ideas trailing as he's sliding in the snow,
The agony of defeat awaits further below
 
He's the grinning jester at the gates of dawn
That he has any talent, hey, just go along!
 


Submitted: May 15, 2021

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hullabaloo22

Couldn't disagree more, Mike, but excellent all the same.

Sat, May 15th, 2021 5:19pm

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Thank you, Hull--I'm an easy self-target!

Sat, May 15th, 2021 10:35am

Penny Scribe

Have you considered writing a book Mike? With all your works, you just may have much of it done already. It would be an interesting composition.

Mon, May 17th, 2021 7:40pm

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Thanks for thinking so well of my stuff, Penny; I'm on disability and can't have much income; having said that, I'd like to be published, but...

Mon, May 17th, 2021 12:56pm

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