Poems and Poetry

Basic | A Poem by G.S. Katz

I used to be more complicated
Maybe took some pride in that
Now I just don’t give a damn
Take me as I am or not at all
I’m not changing
Basic needs and wants
Aging rocks in that way
Not wearing different color socks yet
That would be a problem

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