Posted by: Ron DuBour | July 2, 2017

ALS~by Paul F. Lenzi


 

 

ALS

Kooning_woman_v

“Woman V” by Willem De Kooning

nerves degenerate
muscles wither and die in
rapid progression
endured by an intact mind
therein lies the agony

*       *      *

(ALS = Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease)

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  1. thank you for sharing my poem with your readers


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