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Author Name: Premiummazurekd 6 Comments
Date Added: May 07, 2012 07:05:59 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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Type: Rhyming
Category: Broken Hearts Add To Favorites | Text Only
 
The Road to No Where
My past has taken hostage of me.
Turning life around 180 degrees. 
 
The revolving doors are thrown into reverse.
Like a ticker tape parade of uninvited mirth.
 
 For on the backside of that neglected road.
I skip over many hearts not willing to know.
 
 Being young and free and I just didnít care.
About loveís demands from other's to share.
 
 My heart was entwined within a barb wire fence.
Protection from pain was the first line of defense.
 
Then like a forest in need of rain for many years.
Lightning struck twice to return again the tears. 
 
For a fine line always separated you and me.
I revisited that moment when I first met thee.
 
 But that dormant dream I always secretly cherished.
In the midst of that roaring fire it all finally perished.
 
 Ashes to ashes one day I will go.
Never to look back is all I know.
 
On that day I will become a sandman.
For the dream just died in poetry land.

 

 

"A Hollywood Ending"
I will exit the shores again as a sandman.
For the dreams will live on in poetry land. 

 

 

Author's Notes:
What lives inside is your get up and go.
The flame isnít fuel by wealth from gold.
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Comments:
Comment By: Freeken on October 17, 2012 09:41:40 AM Report
It is  clear that the first was set within emotion

and the second examined a frail devotion

yet both have their merits

                                for understanding relations.



peace

ken


Comment By: FreeKymberly Donn on June 1, 2012 12:31:58 PM Report
WOW Dan! Intensely and profoundly personal, put forth in such a way as to mean so much to so many. Stunningly beautiful!



~KD~

Comment By: FreeShe Whispers on May 4, 2012 04:02:37 PM Report


Mmmmmm.......so many times my own heart caught in barb ware... sharp steel cutting  bloody emotions dripping... So well I under stand our youth gone and whats left but battle scars!!!

 Hugs ~ She Whispers

Comment By: FreeAlistair Muir on May 4, 2012 12:45:26 AM Report
A profound look at our conceptions and misconceptions developing in the fullness of time -- as you say wealth is not measured in gold... As always you provide us not only a superbly crafted write but a topic which forces us to cogitate in earnest -- quality and depth here -- thank you for sharing...



Alistair

Comment By: FreeTomahawk on May 3, 2012 10:42:18 AM Report


The evolution of life can be frought with social mutations. Deep piece, Dan


 


Len

Comment By: FreeFirestone Feinberg on May 3, 2012 10:08:47 AM Report
A mature poet's statement about the changes that happen with the passage of time.  Personal and meaningful.  Intriguing and insightful.  --David




 


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