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Author Name: Freepenfold18 7 Comments
Date Added: June 20, 2006 09:06:15 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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Peace Of Mind.
Release me from this morbid fear
A self inflicted prison
Constrained by thoughts I cannot hear
That lack the needed wisdom
 
Mind made shackles tie me down
To tease and taunt at will
Dragged through halls of darkness
As though searching for a thrill
 
Memories that will not die
And will not fade away
Take foothold in the sleepless nights
\to haunt me through the day
 
Peace of mind is all one asks
From the terrors of the past
A refuge that can give relief
In a sanctuary that lasts.
 
 
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Comment By: FreeJeanne Dininni on January 9, 2007 06:04:29 AM Report

Very effective poem, Graham!  I especially like lines 1-3 and 5-8--in particular the phrase "mind made," an excellent twist (soundwise) on "man made"! 


Comment By: FreeMary on July 19, 2006 09:42:56 PM Report
damn this was wonderful whoa once again i loved it.
Comment By: Freebloodtear on July 6, 2006 05:08:47 AM Report
Very intriguing write, this flows very well, i liked it.
Comment By: FreeAngel on June 21, 2006 03:34:06 PM Report
Oh yes in fleeting moments it is ours. I hear you and understand..lack of sleep is my friend also.

 

Brilliant

 

Love Angelxx

Comment By: FreeGlata on June 20, 2006 12:30:31 PM Report
Peace of Mind is sometimes the most elusive thing in this world...Hang in there, my friend...You'll catch it eventually.

Hugs to you!

Glata

Comment By: FreeWide Awake on June 20, 2006 10:17:09 AM Report
Ah a place we, many, search for...peace of mind.

Lovely penning Graham~

Best wishes,
Pamela

Comment By: FreeShe Whispers on June 20, 2006 09:58:08 AM Report
Graham,
Your poems sound sometimes like my thoughts are..... yesterday and today my mind has written my fears ..Believe me I know how you feel...... Some times I think we are one person.. theses demons we both fight every day!! Love ya dear friend with lots of Texas Hugs ~ Scarlett





 


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