For Goodness Sake

When the time comes
to view my life
may my life’s sums
stretch o’er the knife
edge towards heaven
I mean even
if there’s no there

© Stephen W. Buchanan 2022

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

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On Principle

Her knife cut deep
Her words deeper
But though I weep
bleeding’s cheaper
For while she’s strong
she’s mostly wrong
and I won’t lie

© Stephen W. Buchanan 2022

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

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