Half Drunk Muse Poetry


Ode to ADD by Kris Saknussemm

I've come to realize		a website devoted to
nothing happens suddenly
Child Safety Leashes

It’s not that rates of change remain—
especially in relationships
the important thing is to expand
the antelope  			like the rings of Saturn or the invention of zero

Ghengis Khan spontaneous
combustion is really just a metaphor.

which raises the

Seize the syzygy.  			But would it be different
with anyone less?

She'll be home soon
I’ll have to give her a piece
of my mind.

View bio for Kris Saknussemm Published in Spring 2006

About HDM

Half Drunk Muse was one of the first poetry ezines. It was founded in 1999 and ceased publication in 2006.

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