Since My Head's Been Gone

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
taken from my book, "Taking My Sweet Little Time"

Submitted: November 29, 2013

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Since My Head's Been Gone

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Often when I operate out of stupidity

I just get nowhere

Lost

In the bliss of ignorance

I can never find my way back

Until I know what I need to know

If Heaven was a head on a stick

I'd be it

But I have no head

So that must be where it is?

It's amazing how so many have died

Most of them gone there

But in thee dying of the light

I aim my pencil sharpener

And droop my mindless thoughts

That I just thunk onto a piece of paper

Heaven hold me, please

I will blow chunks of insanity now

The pillow that my neck bleeds on

Is filthy red

Just how I like it

When I wake up one morning

__in the light

____to see my face in the  mirror again

Would I even recognise myself?

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11-27-'13 #2

D. L. Cannon


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