Friday, April 12, 2013

poem of the day 04.12.13

technophobe in me

the technophobe in me
goes into a staples store to buy a printer
but can’t understand half the information on the box
gets ready to ask the clerk
don’t you have printers that you just plug-in and print?
none of this wireless, eprint, iphone junk
but the technophobe in me stays mute and confused
fondles a typewriter at the end of the aisle
then leaves the staples store in placid empty-handed ecstasy
dreaming away these twenty-first century blues.

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