smooth pebble


Unavoidable misery

was an unmovable stone

of such size as to instill

terrific, colossal, Brobdingnagian, awe.


laughter and tears transform

the wind-carved, water-scarred mountain

into a smooth, attractive pebble.

The pebble grows and shrinks.

It's all pretty damn tedious.

  • Author: AnxiousMane (Offline Offline)
  • Published: October 26th, 2021 22:25
  • Comment from author about the poem: just when i think i like living, i remember that i don't
  • Category: Sad
  • Views: 28
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