ordinary clothes : Tao in a Time of Covid

EIGHTY-ONE

truthful words aren’t always beautiful
and beautiful words can avoid the truth

I argue, say ugly words
think I’m after the truth

I swear I know
but I don’t

holding tight to my truth
I’m wrong

the Tao of Lao Tzu says

do good


About Gesture Press

The poetry of Nicholas Power and his reviews of singular poems in a sequence titled Cadence.
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