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Art by W. Jack Savage 2019

THE NAMELESS

 

by John Grey

 

 

Something nameless exists,

outside human knowledge,

and yet, if you listen closely

to the people around here,

it is given a name.

 

And without it,

fear has no place in the world.

But with it, whether the thing

exists or not,

the locals can continue

to tremble through their lives.

 

So is it out there?

Or is somewhere in here?

Just don’t go looking for it.

It will not find you otherwise.

 

 

 

John Grey is an Australian poet, U.S. resident. Recently published in That, Dunes Review, Poetry East, and North Dakota Quarterly, with work upcoming in Haight-Ashbury Literary Journal, Thin Air, Dalhousie Review, and failbetter.




W. Jack Savage is a retired broadcaster and educator. He is the author of eight books including Imagination: The Art of W. Jack Savage (wjacksavage.com).  To date, more than fifty of Jack’s short stories and over a thousand of his paintings and drawings have been published worldwide. Jack and his wife Kathy live in Monrovia, California.








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