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GOOD DAYS GOING

Almost gone are the days When good songs told stories Stories of morals and uprightness And were whips for wayward consciences To run to the right paths II Almost gone are the days When rivers of wisdom Flowed into empty wells of youth To seal the future of morality and discipline Eternal darkness is falling […]

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WHEN POTTED FLOWERS DISAPPOINT

I always aimed to be a potted flower I envied their supplies From waters carried by muscles To the manure bought to feed Talk less of their pampering of shades and aids And their protection and attention II They were like the dream Which emptied me from their cans of dark bliss Onto scolding thorns […]

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I WON’T HOUSE A MOUSE

If I build a house I won’t house a mouse Mice which crawl in clothes of darkness To eat my rice Rolling my dice And putting my eyes in a quandary of lies Are nothing nice II Roasting on ghost nets After walking on the finest clouds Being toasted on fear fires Like a lost […]

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LOVE

Love is when the heart Stands at the dilemic path of uncertainties and possibilities II Love is when misunderstandings Blow over and turn fun To vaporize into lessons III Love is when thoughts sway afar Sitting with memories of one in a present shadow IV Love is when you open your mind to dream Thinking […]

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THE STRENGTH OF LEGS

Legs stand frail Smaller than thighs Which they carry like a huge mountain on two small trees Yet move calculating not That head to waist add to their load That is the power of living with your all II So why will a soul in flight Complain of the burning of the wind? Why should […]

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ALL EMBRACED

Seeds begot plants Through rot Every ray of sunshine, Every drop of rain, And every bit of air Hold hands to torture for growth The blessed farmer sure must be grateful And considerate II A harvest comes with its history As humans do their shadows Every step praises the ground Remembers crippling moments Feels flashes […]