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The Deadly Silence

I never became attractive, For anyone's eyes I cried a lot At home and journey I am such a candle flame Which is about to turn off, You will find nothing In a dark house I have borne the journey, With constant pain My life stayed At a los...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
28 days ago
Crisis

All in that place are eunuchs, gays or lesbians ; no masculine no feminine; from a rib left side here, i try , refashioning itself a women beautiful, assimilating, and rebirthing a poem.

by Quaid-Uz-Zaman

added by anonymous
28 days ago
Oil & Water

Yes or no, right or wrong, their truth so far apart Opinion versus stated fact, polarized and stark To give or sway conjecture, in light of what is known Weakness in consensus lost — black and white has shown (Philadelphia Ethical Society: Sep...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
29 days ago
Verus Amor

A painting will never love you back, like a woman or a child An opera may cause your heart to sing, then leave you twice beguiled Platonic zeal may fill the hours, a pleasant interlude But requited love will change your life —and end your solit...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
29 days ago
Unfairly Divided World

Whenever I see People are happy I feel happy too Whenever I see People are sad I feel pain in my heart I realise I am unable To do anything I cry for them I pray for them I give a smile And few sweet words To cure and lighten Their burden of pain...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
29 days ago
A thought

Placed on 'being' and 'being nothing' with longing love and earthen desire do we exist. Not fire we are made from but with glorified soil, with mystic talent and ethereal beauty. There must have been the words : 'Be and Happen' tha...

by Quaid-Uz-Zaman

added by anonymous
29 days ago
Waiting For You

I have decided To wait for You Though I have not any clue What is your decision However, Whenever you will decide You will realize I am waiting for You Trust and believe me I will prove my words.

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
29 days ago
Beyond The Garden

Is knowledge just the memory of what has gone before Our current thoughts a window dress, in search of something more Are ideas in our DNA, and cellular as such Feelings lost within those thoughts, wading through the dust Is our soul but then a ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Plato Was Right

Without exception, throughout all time, governments devolve Aristocracy, the Philosopher King, benign in his resolve Timocracy, the city state, landed and secure The Oligarch, his army placed, to rule in peace and war Democracy, each voice to ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
3 line poem

Death: searched everywhere and found in history confirmed.

by Quaid-Uz-Zaman

added by anonymous
1 month ago
ORANGE SODA, WHISKEY, LIME

Mid-day summertime; Orange Soda, Apple Whiskey, Lime. Wanted one more time. Permanently affixed with Prime. Said "we both must climb." Present state of paradigm? Not yet the sublime. Wrong frequency? Fine. Mid-day summertime; Ora...

by Christopher David Mears

added by 317CDM
1 month ago
Safety, Somewhere

The walls whisper -'we have ears too'. Handsets say -'we record no less' . A pen warns : write not this and mind the "Act" before acting. Angled eyes keep on staring from above below from the right or left and...

by Quaid-Uz-Zaman

added by anonymous
1 month ago
INQUIRY

What is the consequence of being remarkable? Does awareness of causation lead to cessation? How can poison taste so pretty and medicine so bitter? Why am I alone in this city? Who is narrating this underrated biography? Does this experience ...

by Christopher David Mears

added by anonymous
1 month ago

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