Sweater of a Soul MAG

By Deanna Lynn, Marina, CA

Somehow, the world looks bluer
since you hung my limp sweater of a soul
on those red hooks behind the door.
What right do you have to do nothing?
I can’t describe to you how
I am fed by the trees,
how I drink from the oceans,
how my best friends are dogs.
How this morning,
that ghoul called normality
woke me up and threatened,
“How dare you sing of freedom dreams
when others’ hearts were embroidered on your own,
when you were sewn to be worn
and keep your lovers warm.”



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on Jan. 16 2015 at 11:46 pm
nelehjr DIAMOND, Lingle, Wyoming
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Favorite Quote:
Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain.

Very pretty words but I don't understand it. That's okay. It's my hang-up.

on May. 1 2009 at 12:26 am
BellaEzrebetFang SILVER, Littleton, Colorado
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Favorite Quote:
"I write as I breathe because if I didn't I would die."

Agreed! I really love this. It's vague but that's what makes it so amazing!

on Apr. 30 2009 at 11:27 pm
Babybluelove1 SILVER, Clyde, Texas
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omgs i luved it

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on Apr. 30 2009 at 4:45 pm
i think dan is cute

on Apr. 30 2009 at 3:20 pm
GodsWarrior24 BRONZE, Kearney, Nebraska
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yea its not bad but i think it brings alot of emotions

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on Apr. 30 2009 at 1:30 pm
this is beautiful a piece of art fo-sho♥

on Apr. 14 2009 at 11:32 pm
Stephanie Chen GOLD, Vancouver, Other
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it's not cheesey but conveys so much emotion! I love it!

on Apr. 14 2009 at 9:56 pm
jesus_saves GOLD, San Antonio, Texas
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Favorite Quote:
You know somethings wrong when you can't share your thoughts with your self.
-Sadie P. Jackson

Say what?

what is the point may I ask

on Apr. 14 2009 at 8:46 pm
AndThisIsReal PLATINUM, Broadalbin, New York
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Dans chaque fil il y a un debut.

Wonderful.

I really like it.

Nicely done.

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maza.love GOLD, Las Vegas, Nevada
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Beautifully written!


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