The Altar of Truth

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
A free form poem I wrote while thinking of a friend I dearly miss.

Submitted: May 21, 2019

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Submitted: May 21, 2019

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I thought I was mute,

voice lost in chaotic storms

and violent emotions,

fighting among battered remains

of once beautiful gardens,

a heedless, headlong pursuit

of an ideal I thought existed,

but didn't,

when you caught me I shattered,

suddenly reborn

on the altar of truth. 


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