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Along the Potomac River, between Mount Vernon and the White House

A nap,

A walk,

A piece of pie,

A slice of cake,

A pint of ice cream,

A bottle of beer,

A glass of wine,

A drama,

A comedy,

A documentary,

A novel—

It is never enough

There are never enough


To forget.


How can I let myself

Even for a moment

Forget this man/these men

This ego/these egos

Their actions and policies

That destroy.destroy.destroy

With glee and arrogance.


My mind

Has become fraught


Grieving, yet


for a rationality that is more than

beseeching supplication.


When will it end!?


There are only momentary respites

From this reality.

How hard is it to live in a time

Of circus mirrors where everything is