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Most Recent Ballads

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Walking through the ashes
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The thunder fiercely crashes As I walk through the garden. Her white dress flows, among the smoldering ashes. The spectacled eyes are seeing, Looking down on this moment’s state of being. The clock strikes one, Time stands still,... (more »)
The Wedding
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The sun shines outside Jubilant and filled with glee And though she’s tried The storm inside, refuses to subside And the one thing she has to fear Is the thing that she can’t flee The one she loves has left her All her dreams... (more »)
My Lovely Girl
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Lovely red ribbons,oh they dance upon her hair, I dare to glance. Lovely green eyes, oh they see A fool I may make of me. I bid her hello to start forget she could break my heart. was blessed by what she said next made it seem a little... (more »)
Hey Holy Roller
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No secrets I want this to be open And I mean this I have never felt so hopeless She will close her eyes Only to wake up in a nightmare I will kiss her goodnight It does not matter that I'm right there There is tension in the bedroom... (more »)
Goodbye
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Goodbye, fly high. I love you, we all do. But why did you have to go so soon? Why did you have to go and fly above the moon? I miss you, you know. Your friend, she tied ribbons all over our neighborhood for you. They were your... (more »)
A Reply
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Are your pleading cries for help towards me? Have I been blind to not see what you see? My words possess no hate, Only admiration for someone who shares the love of poetry I wish to be the mad hatter, Whom’s madness gives us... (more »)
Dead of Night
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Whispering is what I hear in the dead of Night Whilst we walk together without the Light. Where we talk amongst one another In a manner so quiet like a sweet mother. We caress one another within the mind The mind in which we... (more »)
The Sword in My Shield
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Broken is the shield you impaled, A barrier unbreachable, now Broken. A shell from which I hailed, Has crumbled and is blood soaken. My bashfulness vanquished, Replaced with courage. All from a broken shield, And ... (more »)
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Take your name and change it just a bit, don't forget it.  Would anyone notice? Would anyone see?  Could anyone care to believe that you're not who you've been?  You've turned in your identity and now you're just an entity... (more »)
just let go
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i put my heart in the dark till i lost all my love, and my mind’s on my crimes. Where’s repentance, oh my soul? i’m a fool, as i hold my breath against this wall that i’m climbing. As i fall, did i slip or just let... (more »)
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Familial Misuse
By , Menasha, WI
She played out dreams through dolls each day  Her polished land of hope Home secret of lace silhouette Her only way to cope “This is the love you’re deprived of” Her father said in rage “Be a good girl, twirl baby twirl” She... (more »)
SUMMERTIME SADNESS
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One stormy night, I remembered A pair of eyes that were my guide To our future... The moon rose fat and yellow in attire And a whiff of jasmine lent magicality To the air... I stepped onto the sand, in direction Of the sound of crashing waves... (more »)
The Patriots
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Sensation swelling like a choir crescendo Fingertips trembling, dressed up, ready to go We march through mountains and we look to the sun We stretch out our sword blades, now fearful of none With all of their doubting, our might only grows... (more »)
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you love me?
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took off my clothes before mY braces; black eye bruised nose before - i - tied shoelaces. shOe tier, white liar. i’m the scab picker, brUise kicker, lip licker, we bicker, too much liquor, confidence tricker, my eyes flicker.... (more »)
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Romance in the Time of Cynicism
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When my lover sang out to me from the pink turret tower I blushed a deep pink like a summer flower And hid behind a bush, Where the birds hissed at me to shh.   What is this? I mused aloud A talking bird! I must be seeing stars The... (more »)
Traitors
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The lines stopped flowing My flame stopped glowing Verses losing length Diction lacking strength Light of Creation dimming The chorus ceased singing My set has neared its end The audience craves a new trend Shall I try a new theme? Or... (more »)
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