Joyce Sutphen Thought Poems

  • 1.
    Talking, we begin to find the way into
    our hearts, we who knew no words,
    words being a rare commodity
    in those countries we left behind.
  • 2.
    Suddenly, I stopped thinking about Love,
    after so many years of only that,
    after thinking that nothing else mattered.

  • 3.
    It was homemade and primitive,
    like pulling a tooth with a string
    and a slamming door, like taking out
    an appendix by kerosene light
Total 3 Thought Poems by Joyce Sutphen

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Together 7 Time 6 Away 6 White 5 Place 4 Never 4 Beneath 3 Thought 3 Door 3 Heart 3

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O God, where does this tend-these struggling aims?
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Its utmost pleasure filled,-but that complete
Commanding for commanding sickens it.
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