Phil Brown -  journalist . writer . poet


Phil Brown

journalist . writer . poet

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Poetry

by Phil Brown

 

ASCETICISM

In winter the sky is blue silk,
As I lie against the plastic grass.

I am a modern fakir
On green nails. They bend.

All asceticism is in the mind.

No wonder my brain hurts.

I will rise and go out
Into the coming dusk.

It is cool as bathroom tiles.

by Phil Brown


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