Good Life
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Written by
Akosua Biraa
March 2016
Contributor
Written by
Akosua Biraa
March 2016

What is life 
but 
an idle boat,
isolated 
upon 
a raging sea of possibility: 
sink/swim 
sink/swim 
sink/swim,
sound the waves 
flapping 
against the bow & stern (countenance),
in tune 
with one's doubts; 
sometimes 
it is a gentle patter, 
softened 
by 
arrogance in assured destinations,
or else 
it is a rough clatter,
battered, 
drowning 
w/out 
clear landing in sight, 
except for
water, water everywhere 
and not a drop to 
drink 
of 
this good life. 

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