poetry critical

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Random Poem:

Nothing Sinks Quickly
jpmhawk

My headache is a wheel of cheese.
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A wheel of cheese wanders aimlessly
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through the desert.  The desert is an ocean
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of thought.  The ocean has a million clams.
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Clams cling to cruise ships circling
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the tiniest Filipino islets.  Clams suck up
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what's needed, cruise ships are cankerous
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dreamscapes not to be mistaken
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as islets of destination or avoidance
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which are havens, yes, aspirin.
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Aspirin never fall slowly through the air.
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