Dark Tastes (poetry)

Tales told,
The darker, the better
Like coffee
Without water.

Only pungent
And to the point.

No wasted experience,
Only straight joe to the brain,
And so likeably so.

Finding someone to mix the brew
Is the trick –
All beans, no wet –
And with half the grace to know how.

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