Light Cards and Enterprises

Back to Poets' Corner


No part of this poetry should be reproduced in any form without written consent from the author, Joe DiMino, who retains all rights: contact


"Antiques" by Joe DiMino

Some old are prized-antique

Worship of the inanimate-

While many good aged
Are discarded
Thought weak (Socialized Medicine)

An ageless spirit's rebirth
When released into
Higher glory
An out-of-pocket triumph
For the elderly
Over economics
And politicians

The more apparent well-kept
Adding to an antique's finery
But no eternal glory
For such surface treasures
Never a status quo

As the faithful
Firmly all know
Of a spirit's
Quantum leaping

While others remain eternally
With that which they declare
Of greater value:
Speaking of earth,