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Donation

Donation by Cam M. Roberts I have God so to speak the way I have on these hand-me-downs from no one to speak of   When I die I wish to give my hope to one who needs it most … Continue reading

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Floralia

Floralia by Cam M. Roberts   “As she talks, her lips breathe spring roses: I was Chloris, who am now called Flora.” — Ovid, Fasti   I. Willow Poplar Hickory Ash Elm Oak Sycamore Sassafras Crape Myrtle Bradford Pear Persimmon Turtlehead … Continue reading

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Game Theory

Game Theory by Cam M. Roberts   a chessboard is our map of the world   sang-froid war drones warp séance to paranoid moiré   metadata grid arcane await terror elsewhere silence hell endgame   © CMR, 2014

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Voilà

Voilà by Cam M. Roberts “With those unseeing eyes I so begged when alive to look at me.” — Samuel Beckett, …but the clouds… I A Pledge is a benefit of the doubt under the condition of a dream as … Continue reading

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Peer Pressure

Peer Pressure by Cam M. Roberts We recent pubescent public school youth were barely masculine specimens albeit uncouth and hardly gentlemen So us dudes during all periods in each classroom we went to were gregarious loquacious Jackasses We passed more … Continue reading

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Withhold No Ethos

Withhold No Ethos by Cam M. Roberts   “Persuasion is clearly a sort of demonstration, since we are most fully persuaded when we consider a thing to have been demonstrated.” — Aristotle, Rhetoric   He told me: I only wish you had more … Continue reading

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