Category Archives: Deeper Waters

Tug of War

Between a Rock and a Hard PlaceA rope is tied to each hand,
Making you helpless,
Subject to all that they can take.
Pulling and tugging
Back and forth,
Forth and back.
Your head spins. Continue reading

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Spirit, Remember

Forget Me NotI knew from the first moment
You would alter my whole world.
I thought that I was ready
For any curve that life could hurl.
But the truth hits like a hammer,
I am driven to my knees.
I am crushed beneath its blow, Continue reading

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Sorrow

Sorrow Feature ImageIt is not so tangible that it may be touched
Or held in your hand.
Yet it is strong enough that it can be felt
Over time and distance.
From one soul to another
It moves.
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Choice

Cast the First StoneProtesters line the street,
Marching, yelling, waving signs.
They are there for a holy purpose,
They have a divine goal.
They threaten anyone who tries to enter
What they have declared
A house of sin. Continue reading

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Entertain Me

We are a society that screams Entertain Me.
We walk with our noses pressed to screens.
We talk with our fingers dancing across keyboards.
We can access anything, know everything;
Yet we do nothing. Continue reading

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Gathering Sand

When one tries to tie sand with a rope
One accomplishes little.
Save, perhaps, the gathering of a few particles
That cling desperately to the rough stray fibers. Continue reading

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