Jonathan Greene

A Poem

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It’s all around me,
disastrous events
marked by great loss
and lasting distress
and suffering
as an everyday,
regular thing
because this is the way
the world is now
and I’m left to wonder
how sane I am
for being so
unaffected

I see the calamity
and I remain calm
because I…

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A Poem

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This tiny pit in my stomach
reminds me of regret
as it pushes gently on me
to alert me of something untoward

Maybe it’s a gut feeling
or just another heartstring,
but either way, it hurts
even though it’s so small

Did I finish the fruit
and leave this tiny pit
or…

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A Poem

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All I am is wilted flowers
placed upon your table
and left to age in vain
while life swirls around you
and I become anonymous

These wilted flowers
are symbolic of so much
and emblematic of
this very state of malaise
that we find ourselves in

One foot forward each…

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Jonathan Greene

Jonathan Greene

Father, poet, writer, real estate investor/team leader, certified life coach, sociable introvert. Curating a meaningful life. IG: trustgreene | trustgreene.com