To say too much is blasphemy
Against the goddess of
Too little is
A sin. You have to pray
And pray until the goddess says,
“Enough!” And then you must cut off
Your tongue — or quickly learn
That if you scoff
About the Poet
J-T Kelly is an innkeeper in Indianapolis, Indiana. He lives in a brick house with his wife and five children, his two parents, and a dog. Twitter: @JHyphenTKelly
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Love the brevity of this piece!