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Dare I

Harmless words

Feelings I dare say

Leave them be

Hope they go away

But here the linger

They won’t go

When he comes by

Don’t let them show… 140 more words

Poetry

NaPoWriMo Day 1

1/30 Prompt: Write a poem of resistance.

Diaspora

“By the waters of Babylon, we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. There on the poplars we hung our harps, for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentors demanded songs of joy; they said, ‘Sing us one of the songs of Zion!’ How can we sing the L-rd’s song while in a foreign land?” – Psalm 137:1-4… 470 more words

Ripe Poetry

NaPoWriMo Day 1 - A small change

It was in that exact moment that machinery started whirring as a confirmation.

The right step was taken through snow so dear to me. Just ahead were sun-bathing greens plunging out of the earth like excited toddlers, mindless. 153 more words

Poetry

TAKE THIS L

Shaking in your boots,
You thought you were smooth,
Had no clue how dumb you were,
Until the evidence surfaced,
And all you heard was how dumb you were, 73 more words

Poetry

11:15 fear

I almost feel like I am not supposed to know you. like this isn’t supposed to happen. maybe not now, maybe not ever. it is not that you don’t seem to be the ‘right’ one for me, but am i the right one for anyone? 286 more words

Love

30 Poems in 30 Days....The Sacrifice Begins

It is the beginning of April, which can only mean one thing: NaPoWriMo, or National Poetry Writing Month! To celebrate, we will be posting a poem a day; sometimes it will be our own, and sometimes it will be a special guest feature. 293 more words

I got some REAL GOOD music on and it's time too, "Let them hands go...!"

Redemption Tears

LIMITLESS

I soak in a pool of desire…,

Found hungry–

For, 

Hope approach’s in the distance gathering strength

Drawing from the waling of… 38 more words

Poetry