Posts Tagged ‘needy’

Caring: Romantic Email Poetic Lament

February 17, 2012

She claimed she cared for me

but what did she ever see

of my kids’ agony?

My lack of destiny?
My parents elderly?

Courtroom travesty?

Lack of money?

My self-destructive propensity?

She only cared

that for her I was there

when she was needy.

Needy Friends Disappear: Revolutionary ConTEXTing Rhyming Haiku Lament

September 13, 2011

When my friends need me,/
I’m always there. When they don’t/
I just disappear.