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Enter the Dragon or was it Forced Entertainment Jan 20, 2018

by Koushik Ghosh

 Hugo Glendinning

A response to Real Magic by Forced Entertainment (Jan 18-20) (Photo: Hugo Glendinning)

 

Bruce Lee was once trapped
In a hall of mirrors.
A few ferocious kicks later
Even while being pursued
He smashed the mirrors
And escaped.

In Forced Entertainment
The mirrors multiply

Watch, sit, look away
They remain.
And multiply.

Is there someone in pursuit
Is it your own mind
Is it them on stage

Are they chickens?
Are you chicken?
Will you smash the mirrors
And escape?

 

 

Koushik Ghosh is an economist/poet/writer who is deeply interested in transnational issues, and the areas of social choice and justice.

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