In our book
on the map
for some record
making final cut
lettered and degreed
gold plaque etched
decorated with trophies
full name credited
true weight medalled
asterisked, indexed, footnoted
sound a gong!
To yet more folly among clay between ashes.

Motivation sponsored by Eugi’s Causerie, for all of your Causerie needs, visit Eugi’s one and only.

And a little inspiration from mb of Words Less Spoken.

4 responses to “Notables”

  1. good poem! And photo of books by good poets. I have Octavio Paz Eagle or Sun too. Will you join in the Fake Flamenco Poetry Challenge this month? (my fingers crossed) Poems due Sunday, more details on my site. Olé!

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    1. Thank you, I’ll take a look!

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      1. Great, hope you have fun with the theme. : )


  2. Ah, an excellent take on the prompt, and your last line is stunning! It’s always a pleasure to have you join in.

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