By Ron Padgett
Following Pulitzer Prize finalist Ron Padgett's 2013's Collected Poems (winner of the l. a. occasions e-book Prize and the William Carlos Williams Prize) Alone and never Alone bargains new poems that see the realm in a transparent and beneficiant light.
From "The global of Us":
Don't pass round all day
thinking approximately life—
doing so will increase a barrier
between you and its instants.
You desire these instants
so you'll be in them,
and i would like you to be in them with me
for i feel the realm of us
and the mysterious barricades
that make it possible.
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