Smoke And Coffee

Smoke And Coffee short poem

In the present I look
out the night window
coffee steaming
through the smoke
A reflection of myself
looking into my eyes

A child, never a child,
a lingering old soul
with no true idea of
what a soul is, or can be
Immature and playful
But troubled, reflective

The adult sees the child
The child sees the adult
who understands the soul
who remains immature,
Playful, troubled, an old soul
paired with a young mind

Through the smoke and
over the coffee the child
smiles at the adult, the
adult thanks the child
For the lessons taught
For the soul they share

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I am so glad you are here. Please make yourself at home, here, next to the arm-chair. Let us talk of poetry and life; let us laugh and crack jokes; let us rule the world with our lofty thoughts and electrodes for those out of line.Most likely I will pee a little when we laugh, and my thoughts are usually random rather than lofty, but you know what they say: “The dog of the exceptional wisdom has the bird of sleeping monkeys in his dreams!”Anyway, I was talking to a guy the other day who was high on pot (he was standing on the toilet) and I mentioned my fear of bush hogs and roaches. He comforted me and then asked why I was in the stall with him.So there you go, my full life story nowhere on this page. I feel like we know each other so much better now. Sometimes I’m serious, sometimes I seriously funny, sometimes I’m seriously gassy. I am at all times grateful for your support.If you have an idea to share, or just want to drop a line, you can contact me at peanuttyoh@yahoo.comBe excellent to each other and glitter on glitterbombs.
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Preeti
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Reliving the childhood memories….never to come back…beautiful!

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