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Switchboards Poems

Switchboards Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of switchboards poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for switchboards.

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Premium Member The Dying Wasp
She vibrates,
a chassis minus shock absorption.
A painting,
the nude descends a staircase,
rings of Saturn etched in a vacuum tube.
Or Eniac of twisted cords and switchboards.

She isn't programmed to see light beams
spraying through the trees,
nor silver bearings of morning dew.
There are no...Read More
Categories: switchboards, insect, technology,
Form: Imagism



Premium Member My First Job
Number Please

My place of work they used to call ”Ma Bell”
As switchboard operator, “number please”
Became my tool of their “advanced intel”  
With wires and plugs held to connect parties.

Three days a week from three to ten, my job
Was set;...Read More
Categories: switchboards, jobs,
Form: Sonnet