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What it Is, Good People

(The poet didn’t cause our situation, any more than the gazelle causes the tiger which pursues it. All she’s doing is pointing it out clearly. Tigers hate that.)

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What it Is, Good People

Knuckle under
To a little bit of It
Today

Knuckle under
A whole lot of It
Tomorrow.

It’s just that time.

Do.

Or.

Die.

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Among us, poets are ill paid. In order to continue her work, this one currently lives in her minivan, on an income of a fraction of our nation’s poverty level. If her work has moved, enabled or uplifted you, your contribution to this effort may be made at: https://www.gofundme.com/kx4xka-are-you-a-patron-of-the-arts

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Published by Ana Daksina

Read worldwide half a million times, Ana Daksina is a Troubador of the coming age.

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