Sonnet 314.00 – ADHD

Sonnet 314.00   I just don’t know why it’s so important To understand what they want me to know About mathematics, adverbs and ancient Men and rivers like Homer and Congo. I hate having to hear the word “focus” When all I’m doing is feeling my thoughts Of Saturn’s moons and rings and rocket thrust […]

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Sonnet 319 (F73) – Intellectual Disability

Sonnet 319 (F73)   How will he respond to the new voices Reaching through the chaos in the background Asking if he’s ready to make the choice To come to the chair and sit himself down? Will his soundless gestures be understood When he senses his bladder releasing While his morning aide rhythmically spoons food […]

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