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Ode to My Notes App

Artwork: Abigail Border

To others the chaos

Might seem like a waste

But my notes app is there

In times of great haste


To do –


Money to



Toga Party



I list podcasts and books

Movies and shows

That I have to write down

Cos my memory blows


The Witcher

Teacher’s Pet?

Look up Michelle Obama bio

Nintendo switch sales??


Groceries and grades

Parties and passes

The lowest mark needed

To pass my bio classes


75 D

68 C?

82 HD!

74 D

Wattle password: 123456!

Census date: March 31


Call it cluttered, confused,

Disorganised, dumb

But this postmodern mess reminds me

I need to call