Indifference

Feeling undone,
“You are,” you chide,
“only human
on the inside!”
But I am not.
I’m a robot.
No care to share.

© Stephen W. Buchanan 2022

Originally published advertising free at “If You Haven’t Got A Sonnet

Hey! My daughter Bee has an Etsy site for “Hand sewn decorative items” – RaccoonStitches! Please check it out!

Inspired by the Divinyls song “Human on the Inside”

Some Kind of Lie

Are any lies
worth repeating,
be it their size
or their meaning?
The gospel truth
is bullet proof
for stories core.

© Stephen W. Buchanan 2022

Originally published advertising free at “If You Haven’t Got A Sonnet

Hey! My daughter Bee is having a sale at their Etsy site for “Hand sewn decorative items” – RaccoonStitches! Please check it out!

Too bad I couldn’t find a better video of the Marti Jones‘ song that inspired this: