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Take The Concept Of.

Take… the concept of time
Moment again it ticks away
Unlike to what they imply
As they become that prey

Take… the concept of love… 38 more words



What if I don’t meet my mother in heaven?

Digging my fingernails
into the moist dirt,
I find old things rotting
deep in the ground, 23 more words


Poetry-Thing Thursday: The Ground Need Not Be Level

I will not go down with the ship,
but I will stand until every last man that can be, is evacuated.
The rest must understand I will send for them. 131 more words


Your eyes – like liquid amber, gleam brilliantly.  Two cavities containing the most intimate details.  Two bowls filled to the brim with piping hot, maple syrup.  62 more words

The Untapped Power of Metaphor


What’s the big deal about it?

Before breaking down the potency of metaphor, let me explain the boring definition.

A word or phrase for one thing that is used to refer to another thing in order to show or suggest that they are similar.

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Desert flower

It pricks. Sharp and fine.
Leaves a sting.
An aftereffect that lingers
Like the aftertaste of you…
The sting now blooms.

Cope In Nope.

No skit. sits in utter silence
Waiting for whom he’d loved ‘a visit’
Meeting doubt with shoved defiance

Too late, minutes traverse into hours
In reverse, the gloom turns into hate… 31 more words