Author's Note: The old monk is still at it. The best best thing about obsession is that it's dependable, he says. The worst is that you can make no judgments. I can't begin to imagine what comes after this.
The Old Monk Series
I like when words push away from each other, the old monk told the poet. The more they do it, the fewer you need. ~ If I could make them sound like folk sayings, I could be Anonymous, the old monk said. ~ How far can the poet get from the poem before you don't see him, the old monk wondered. ~
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