(1940 - 2014 / Carson City, Michigan)

Escape Plan

I examine
my skin

searching for
the pore

with EXIT
over it

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inside insider of the self; an escape of the earning self!
Over it! ! ! ! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
I think he was looking for a way to free his soul from a suffering body.But his poem has wry and sensitive humor to it..I'm sorry he's gone since he is my poet discovery for today..rest in peace and thank you for your poetry..
Short and brilliant....10
(Escape Plan by Bill Knott.) **What a poem. Poet trapped in a suffering body, wanting a way out. Perhaps a miracle. Or to awaken to find it a bad dream, etc. Many are imprisoned by life’s circumstances. And oh, the pain of enduring- bearing the unbearable.
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