Tuesday, January 7, 2014

AUTUMN ON ANOTHER SUNDAY ...

AUTUMN ON ANOTHER SUNDAY MORNING 
© Farouk Asvat  

The sparkling shards of Saturday night
Glitter on the grey sidewalk:

Flowerchildren gather echoes
Of their musical nostalgia
On a portable radio

The hobo carries his life
In a brown paperbag
Of forgetfulness

The whore smiles,
Sober and sad as ever,
Decrepit even,

     Looking through
     Another empty bottle
     To another empty day


© farouk asvat

composed: 1983 [Hillbrow, Johannesburg, South Africa under apartheid]

[] Acknowledgements:

Autumn On Another Sunday Morning was previously published in:

     The Wind Still Sings Sad Songs (piquant publications, p72, 2006);
     www.faroukasvat-poems.blogspot.com (07.01.2014);
     The Wind Still Sings Sad Songs (kindle, 2014);
     The Wind Still Sings Sad Songs (amazon paperback, p70, 2014).

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the NOVEL Sadness In The House Of Love by Farouk Asvat
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the NOVEL The Gathering Of The Storm by Farouk Asvat
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the anthology A Celebration Of Flames by Farouk Asvat
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© farouk asvat.  All rights reserved.

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No part of this publication may be reproduced by any means whatsoever, or transmitted in any form or any means whatsoever, mechanical or electronic, including recording, printing, photocopying, or via any computerised means or media, including the internet.  This publication shall also not be stored in a retrieval system.  And the writing shall not be sold, lent, hired, resold or circulated in any form or binding or cover other than that in which it is published,
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Permission to publish or reproduce the writings in any format can be obtained from the author.
Reproduction of this work without permission, except for scholarly & nonprofit purposes,
is liable to a payment of 10, 000 ren men bi or US$ 1,500.

farouk asvat can be contacted at: farouk.asvat@gmail.com

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