THE PARAGON JOURNAL BLOG 

September 22, 2017

At the ophthalmologist, today

you face demons

born of the dreaded forties

A plus one correction

heralds your slow mortal march

Even your strongest steel toed boots 

screeching against ages' asphalt 

cannot halt it

And I with my cylinders and google eyes

Welcome you to the club

O...

September 21, 2017

This is how a story fades-

Into unmade phone calls

and forgotten days 

Visits updated hourly 

daily 

Fortnightly pencilled 

tapered off 

-A medicine, tonic that time forgot 

This is how an ending begins-

With ink blots 

marring the parchment- 

An otherwise unblemished record

of ou...

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