Fern G. Z. Carr

Anathema


Superstition—anathema to erudition
an infernal abdication of education
dependent on intuition and premonition
resulting in condemnation and subjugation

an infernal abdication of education
a paucity of ambition to seek cognition
resulting in condemnation and subjugation
with no semblance of inhibition or contrition

a paucity of ambition to seek cognition
a strange fascination which precludes expiation
with no semblance of inhibition or contrition
despite supplication and cogent exhortation

a strange fascination which precludes expiation
regardless of admonition and prohibition
despite supplication and cogent exhortation
superstition—anathema to erudition

Fern G. Z. Carr is a member of The League of Canadian Poets. She writes poetry in five languages and has been published extensively world-wide from Finland to the Seychelles.


Issue 2