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Will AI Learn To Sing?

Commentary - Mon, 08/07/2017 - 3:04pm
By Anonymous

Arguments drive the world of Man.

     Demonstrable—what’s plain to see—

Should always win. We know that’s true.

     But what should be’s not always done.

Math, logic, science, evidence,

     these bare the facts we should believe,

And mostly we accept those truths—

     strict disciplines do often sway….

But Man is art not science, yet,

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I Met God

Commentary - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 10:49am
By Anonymous

I met God. She was standing on a corner.

     Her appearance could not be a fantasy.

She stood there wearing nothing more than rags,

     rags conjured up from rended majesty.

I was buying donuts for a treat.

     Clearly, she had not a thing to eat.

I stood there in the judgment of her gaze

     caught rich in all I'd learned to seek and prize.

She stood her ground with absolutely nothing

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Unsaid

Commentary - Thu, 05/04/2017 - 2:02pm
By Anonymous

Unsaid is the greatest regret:

                true thoughts and feelings

That were owed to others

                but never paid,

A mistake we seem bound to make

over and over again

Till there’s no time…

no one left to tell.

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Why You're Fighting

Commentary - Fri, 04/28/2017 - 12:00am
By Anonymous

All I can say is: Sorry,

        that she died without my name.

Now, I'll tell you the whole story

        and where I would place the blame.

It's not true, what some are saying,

        that I failed to heed her plea.

I was serving in the army

        far away across the sea.

When her letters turned more somber,

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