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    The New Yorker | Douglas Goetsch | 4/9/12 | 2 min
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    • kellyalysia1 month ago

      Sharing a poem is about the most stripped-naked activity I have done, directly behind participating in high school sports which was still more terrible.

      • bill
        Top reader of all timeScoutScribe
        1 month ago

        🤣🤣🤣 Omg I totally agree.

    • Jim1 month ago

      That's a ride!

    • bill
      Top reader of all timeScoutScribe
      1 month ago

      I remember being very intrigued (and skeptical) that this poem is just called “Poem” and the way it made my heart sped up and up and up right until the finish and I thought “Ahh!! I'll never forget that!" and now, sure enough, almost a decade later I still very much remember that experience and I love to re-read it.

      • Pegeen
        ScoutScribe
        1 month ago

        Great find Bill, love this! More poetry on Readup - let the hair raising begin!

    • Pegeen
      ScoutScribe
      1 month ago

      I love the form, cadence, flow, casualness, images, story - narration. Lovely combination of humor and sensitive insights. Really love this, a keeper. Will checkout more of Goetsch.