The Musician and the Writer

March 1, 2012
By thesparrowfox BRONZE, Gustavus, Alaska
thesparrowfox BRONZE, Gustavus, Alaska
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Favorite Quote:
Man sieht nur mit dem Herzen gut.
Das Wesentliche ist für die Augen unsichtbar.


Your mind is razor sharp, slicing. Your fingers bleed as you pound upon ivory, revealing the secrets of the world.

My pen burns through the pages, embers light the room on fire. I'm entombed in the torture of my own mind.

Your eyes chase the lions from the shadows. My tongue burns the gloss from the truth.

The musician and the writer.
When we're together, the world's on fire.

Cigarettes and midnight whispers
Fire water drowning our pain

Frantic hands soothe in the darkness
It's an ache no one understands.

Fight against these machine men,
With machine minds and machine hearts.
I'll never be one of them.


I'd rather burn in your arms.


The author's comments:
I didn't write. I just tacked my emotions to the page.

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on Sep. 4 2012 at 8:17 am
writer3499 GOLD, New Bedford, Massachusetts
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Favorite Quote:
"it's impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might has well not have lived at all-in which case you fail by default."
-J.K.Rowling

WOW this is amazing!!! You have serious talent! I read your other peice and that is great as well!! Your a wonderful poet! 


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