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A Well-Known Poet And Myself

Poem written circa 1971

there used to be this well-known poet
but nobody was onto him but me.
they thought he was quite profound.
what he did was open a dictionary at one...


Back to the Machinegun, Manuscripts Volume 1, 1959-1974 - pg. 90 - 2011

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Allegheny Star Route - 1975


- circa 1971-1972 - carbon

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