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O God, Forgive Me

O God, forgive me My sins, my mistakes Small or large O God, forgive me If I harmed, hurt Or caused pain If I misled, misguided If I cheated, pretended If I lied, broke my words To anyone Intentionally or unintentionally Show me and everyone The r...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
15 days ago
Reality And Purity

What I write, it's mine What I show; it's original Inward and outward I am a pure and real one Nothing, fake and false game Since Tricks breathe collapse And meet a failure As I know it; Indeed, I realize it too.

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
15 days ago
Blind Date

Blind Date - by - Bob Atkinson her dreams became a nightmare when he showed with such distress a man of few distinctions for this she wore best dress? Her faith in future happiness fell flat without progress although willing to proceed no convic...

by Bob Atkinson

added by anonymous
15 days ago
Aρθρίτιδα

In its grip, each bone to chafe and grind All joints, regifted vestibules of pain Motion stalls, as swelling wraps each limb Sleep the angry victim —time’s revenge (Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
15 days ago
The Crabb Massacre

The Crabb Massacre by Bob Atkinson Part 1 Some say it was a hundred some say it was forty-two some believe it was fate some never understood for those of us who can't believe that this story's true I say right now, here in this land it's someth...

by Bob Atkinson

added by anonymous
15 days ago
What Tomorrow Brings

In Spring I searched through rosy playgrounds fair, and kept the meadows secret within my heart To wed the summer’s final wish to fall surprise —buried in the leaves of what tomorrow brings (Good Shepherd Chapel: February, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
15 days ago
The First Cut The Deepest

Finally hearing your own voice… don’t ever, ever, ever —edit it away (Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
15 days ago
the Road to Samawah

I sit, buildings blazing tank parked near a tree for repair cheese bacon MRE's not my Mama's cooking my heart's at home in my prayers giving all I can give to this endeavor i-rack-ees kill quick and they don't care about my home in Kintucky an...

by Bob Atkinson

added by anonymous
15 days ago
Tick, Tick, Tick

Knowing the answer, excuses imbue The right thing for others, never following through A feigned double standard, the past in pursuit Reckoning scheduled —payment en route (Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
15 days ago
Song of Myself

I believe a leaf of grass is no less than the journeywork of the stars, And the pismire is equally perfect, and a grain of sand, and the egg of the wren, And the tree-toad is a chef-d'oeuvre of the highest, And the running blackberry wou...

by Walt Whitman

added by anonymous
15 days ago
Harlem To Cannes

Those living in Harlem want to move to Midtown The people in Midtown, to the Upper West Side The Upper West Side, to the Long Island Shore The Long Island Shore, to Aspen or Vail Aspen or Vail, to the Champs Elysees The Champs Elysees, to th...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
15 days ago
Eye

Every closed eye May be not sleeping Every opened eye May be not seeing.

by Mazloom Gill

added by Mazloom Gill
15 days ago
Old age

Old age Intimate grooves on old face Diffused hair, trebling lips Not know what he had thoughts?  No one may be he had If has then not he had too Was society here and there?  Sitting like as opened eyes But looks like deceased eyes Then he feels ...

by Mazloom Gill

added by Mazloom Gill
15 days ago

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