Eternal Recurrence Of The Same
He wouldn't take off his hat. To live well, he said, you
must live unseen. He had a rope around his neck and one
leg over the railing. A passerby happened to notice the
bank clock said 11:11.The most mysterious thing is a fact
clearly stated. I inquired at the desk. The sun will shine
for another six billion years. At least.
Howie Good, a journalism professor at SUNY New Paltz, is the author of the full-length poetry collections Lovesick (Press Americana, 2009), Heart With a Dirty Windshield (BeWrite Books, 2010), and Everything Reminds Me of Me (Desperanto, 2011).