Shawn L. Bird

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poem-cell phone November 7, 2019

Filed under: Poetry — Shawn L. Bird @ 12:08 pm
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That millstone

holding you back

begging your eyes

stealing your time.

Can you ignore

a tone or tingle?

Or do you tune out

teacher, text, or talk–

a zombie

tangled in wifi strands

wrapped around

a stone,

glassy eyes held faster

than data transfer speed.

 

 
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