errare humanum est





the wind blows slantwise

catching me off guard

i never see it coming, this storm

last i checked all was well


it isn't, something is off-kilter

the chill in the air is unseasonal

i'm wondering, is it el niño

is it climate change, is it me


no need to consult terri, it's me

it's me being me once again

the wind is blowing hard

and it does catch me unawares


but i can't blame the wind

for the storm they call lynn




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Written on 2015-10-19 at 02:51

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Jamsbo Rockda The PoetBay support member heart!
I was always amazed at how they gave typhoons and cyclones ladies names. They have stopped that sexist behaviour now though. Except for cyclone Lynn that is.

Lawrence Beck The PoetBay support member heart!
"it's me being me once again" We all know how disconcerting that can be.

josephus The PoetBay support member heart!
cavete mi amice, cave. quidam procellis mortiferae. Been scriptas!

Ghost of Heino
Cuiusvis hominis est errare, nullius nisi insipientis in errore perseverare