Archive for February 11, 2011

two words

Posted in contemporary poetry with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 11, 2011 by Pablo Saborio

there are attempts
at writing.

nothing more.

the combinations
are infinite.

yet I never find
any published thought
that will survive
the caprices of history
evolution and death.

I find two words
in one effort to capture
it all,
two words echoing
long after the writer
has left the earth.

two words that are as unlikely
as they are ridiculous
to have been written.

they are all
that needs to be said
by a poet…



  I exist…




nihilistic poetry


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