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Poem / Poetry

November 30, 2021

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The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

October 04, 2021

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The Booksie Classic House

It is hard to listen to the silence that is left when someone dies. It is agonizing to feel the emptiness that once was filled with the uniqueness that no longer is. There is a solitary loneliness to feel abandoned and forsaken, even in the middle of a sea of… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

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Poem / Poetry

September 10, 2021

Lost among the shattered dreams of days not lived and seasons never seen. I feel the lightness of being, and hear the silence of nothingness echoing in the emptiness of me. Read More
The sound of Church bells shatters the silence of the Sunday morning quiet along the slumbering Rio Grande. It is the dawning of another day, as the hot bright sun begins to materialize in the cloudless sky. A dog bark in the distance joins the sounds of the Sunday morning… Read More
Church bells ring on silent streets, and empty pews and unused hymnals with songs of praise untouched by human hands. Words of comfort and of solace too plaintive for the fearful heart. And abandoned hope and resurrected faith laid bare upon the alter of infected minds and weeping souls, afraid… Read More
I have walked upon a field of dreams and felt the tranquility of silence and of reverence, in a place beyond the rainbow, where skies are blue and where dreams remain forever. Read More
The whole world looks so different now, as I glance at the abandoned streets from the shores of New York to the City of Lights across the sea. The sound of silence deafening to ears that used to hear the hustle and bustle of impatient and erratic people, touching people,… Read More
The sound of time is silence amplified and intensified. Listen to the wind and hear the moans and groans of its timelessness and feel its touch and sense the potency of its strength. It is deafening in its quietness and its soundlessness. Devoid of all distractions and deceptions. Read More
For four long years we sat, watched and listened in utter disbelief and even astonishment as our government fell deeper into the mud pit of corruption, distortion, exploitation and even degeneracy. We were witnesses to the real-time betrayal of our character and our strength as a nation and as an… Read More
This is the season that makes us contemplate and certainly deliberate on days of our life that are forever etched into our minds and hearts. These are the days that inspire, and at times reopens wounds that never seem to heal. Read More
It is hard to listen to the silence that is left when someone dies. It is agonizing to feel the emptiness that once was filled with the uniqueness that no longer is. It is lonely to feel abandoned and alone, even in the middle of a sea of grieving souls. Read More

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Poem / Poetry

March 17, 2021

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Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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The Booksie Classic House

Warning: Not suitable for younger readers. Cover image: Pawel Czerwinski on Unsplash. Read More
By contrasting elements of sound to those of silence and mixing them with the cognitive and emotional processes of decision making in symbolism, the piece Sound of Silence came to life. Silence is very loud depending on the circumstances and decisions that unravel during and after silence. Silence in short,… Read More
Genre: Acrostic Couplet spelling “Daily Revelations”. This piece is centralized around: depression, loneliness, hurt, and emotional demise. Read More
Mimi is a girl who is rather different from other girls. She is partially deaf. This is a story about her struggles in a world that could hear. Read More

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The The Imaginarium House

I wrote this from a music video prompt for the Imaginarium, posted by Hullabaloo22. Read it to the melody of Simon & Garfunkel 'Sound of Silence.' Imagery influenced by cover version by Disturbed. Read More

Tags: poetry, sound, silence, of

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The Booksie Classic House

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Tags: horror, words, silence

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Comments: 3

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The Booksie Classic House

THIS IS ANOTHER POEM FROM MY BOOK OF POEMS THAT LOOKS AT ADULTERY IN A MAGNETIC LIFE BECKONING MANNER. Read More
THIS POEM IS ONE OF THE SELECTIONS FROM A HALF OF MY COLLECTION OF POEMS FOR A BOOK. THIS IS FROM THE HALF TITLED "LETTERS TO A FLOWER". IT IS THE MORE ROMANTIC AND LOVESICK SIDE OF MY WRITING. Read More

Poem / Romance

May 19, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

Microtale: An art of saying big things in lesser words. Read More
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