By Light

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Romance  |  House: Booksie Classic
What can I say, poems twice a day (the machine holds sway)

Submitted: May 22, 2017

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By Light

 

close eye, drift a while

embraced by light, file

pleasure is bought by guile

in sight, a romance vile

 

the heart speaks honestly

while mind struggles tilting,

those careful words haunt

spilling onto page, now gaunt

 

so I regress to a region of distress

music waking me, dancing bliss

a moment to refocus the fist

open hand for a reminisce

 

all previous breaks grow old

eventually strides out blood bold-

fear the honesty or renege on the told

none dare offend the already sold

 

opportunity to escape with wing tiredly

I reach, and the ego drops audibly

master of the moment- stress calling

steady breath, long legs falling

 

forgive cracks in diamond soul,

reform passion with vital tool

remind me of love's role

until I return as a fool

 

JPM


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