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  • Poetry > Free Verse
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    A new box of toys Arrived just today Presents for the boy It's his birthday Once it gets late The lights fast go out The soldiers stand straight Uniform throughout I watch them walk In time with each other A final rifle stock Lags after its brothers The stock points to A one...
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    If you break yourself again, I swear I’m Gonna’ kill you. That is if you don’t beat me to it. First you slipped, Breaking your wrist, Taking you away from the thing you loved. Then after six weeks, The cast was finally gone, Replaced with a brace. You could come back , At least to s...
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    Son: In all my years of learning I’ve finally begun to see The abuse that no one’s been earning Why did you do this to me? You trained me to be just like you A hunter of the honest But your words have proved untrue And all that you had promised You terrify me, now that I know the ...
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    The autumn leaves are turning red The relatives are here The turkey now is freshly killed The air is filled with cheer Cousins aunts and uncles bow Their heads over the feast Give thanks for what we’re eating soon And all that God has leased A turkey run in the morning sun Had started...
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    Let there be light, an inspiration Let there be darkness and frustration Let there be water, let the tears flow Let there be land, and seeds to grow Let there be a Sun, to illuminate the mind Let there be a moon soft and kind Let there be stars to guide the way Lights to seek and lead t...
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    Nothing was never truly nothing It saddens me to say It was always touched by something And so could never stay Nothing is a concept To comfort the saddest minds An answer that ends all onsets Of woes upon mankind But nothing never was and so I cannot mourn its loss For something make...
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    Withered fingers smooth over dents Scratches in the soft gold The old woman sighs The good times The hard times The sad times The best times The times that made her laugh The gold band is lifted To a wrinkled face Tracing the laughlines The worry lines The permanently engraved emotio...
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    A fateful needle guides the fate of man Wavering in place at all the turns of his life Then plunging into the path that he has planned Wetting threads to weave into a map of strife A segmented line leading to journey’s end Changing direction now and again Always careful never to...
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    Somehow out of all the books I’ve read It never seems quite real to me I can’t ignore the world inside my head A pen comes frantically scribbling till it’s dead In the margins, any space that’s free Somehow out of all the books I’ve read Words across a paper, an ink and g...
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    The truth is always found within an eye A window to a spirit dark or light The pit within which one can see the soul In another’s eyes your own truths mirrored Be those truths a blessing or staining curse And when an eye is truthful, hearts are pierced And naught but truth can gu...
  • Poetry > Sonnet
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    The Ghosts and Ghouls, like phantoms rend their graves. Called by Death for Jubilee from dark doom, From worthy kings down to the foulest knaves. Clean snow contrasts the deep and tattered gloom. Rarest blossoms litter the dancing hall, ‘Neath twisted copse the Macabre goes around; Persephon...
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    Forgive me dear Father though you sleep The never ending sleep of death, Never to awaken as I did. My destruction of you is now complete And so I drown in misery My sins too great for this once pure heart to bear Haunting are my memories I pity you, abhor myself We thought my...
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