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Literature
I missed it...
I missed it.
All the minutes,
ganged up on me in ambush,
crushing me in an instant.
Slipping by,
In plain sight and in darkness,
they mounted their assault,
with a relentless, compassionless
determination.
And I missed it.
Sure, I saw the hours
pass by like cars in traffic.
I saw the days,
flow through light and dark.
And yes, the months,
that came and went with the seasons.
But I missed the minutes,
the magical moments
that held the keys of true happiness,
the gift of God we often overlook,
until they’re gone.
I missed it,
but not as much
as I miss her.
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Literature
Sublime-Rhyme
I lie in bed,
red streams,
beams, into tired eyes.
Why's, run through my head,
dead, to an 'outside' world,
hurled, from my dreams.
Seems that I wake,
break, into a day,
way off center.
Winter is near,
here to freeze,
seize,  my soul.
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Literature
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Literature
can't never could do
i feel a need
to Cum-
mings again.
if i ever
wasn't not going
to do it,
now is not the time.
why would i
can't do nothing
i shouldn't be
able to do?
even as i write
this, my hair grays
as the words
fade.
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Literature
Perspective
The sky was perplexed
with the idea of black
and white and blue
and gray.
But the sea didn't mind,
it had seen worse
and better
and all points in between.
But the moon just laughed,
observing,
with a perfect smile,
above all.
And I,
I stood alone,
watching, oblivious
to all the fervor.
Thinking,
about my pitiful life
as the world
left me behind.
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Literature
Future-Present-Past
I
I would ask you
to be my sunburn,
not so my skin crawls,
but to feel the warmth.
                        in my bones,
                        I feel the earth—
                        move
I would ask you
to cut my throat,
so I can feel my blood
flow. (emo I know)
                        a wet smooch
                        of rain drops—
      
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Literature
Tsunami and Cherry
reborn-
in a tsunami
of sakura
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Literature
Dichotomy
War,
a battle we all fight,
with one demon or another,
a person,
a thing,
a drug,
a vice,
ourselves…
War,
a necessary thing,
to truly be alive,
we must fight,
to live,
to fight.
War,
without it there is no love,
no joy,
no peace,
for without a fight,
what is a thing worth?
War,
it gives us everything we need,
to survive,
to prosper,
to be alive.
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Literature
Some feathered haiku...
`
silence
from the night sky
talons, then beak
--
feathers
fluttering in the wind
of a passing car
`
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Literature
Haiku - 11-28-10
`
my haiku
shattered
- winter wind
`
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Well, in reading this a couple of times, the thing that keeps throwing me is the dragon reference in the fist stanza and the shark refe...

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MSJames
inking loosely
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United States
Current Residence: Here
Favourite genre of music: Progressive Metal, Heavy Metal, Jazz
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Favourite cartoon character: Earthworm Jim
Personal Quote: "I never knew how much I didn't know..."
Interests
it seems I am writing again! Just something to keep me occupied while I am out of town and working. But whatever it takes, right?

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nippalony-stock Featured By Owner Oct 28, 2005
Thanks alot for the fav :)
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Sweet-Darkness-Stock Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2005   Photographer
Thanks for the fav =)
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MSJames Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2005
Hi lady...

no ^imperfect, I'm not....
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imperfect Featured By Owner Oct 21, 2005  Hobbyist Writer
hi mister.
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AngelaD Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2005
You're really showing me up on the submitting!!

I need to sharpen my pencil and get busy!!

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AngelaD Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2005
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:w00t!: :cake: :party:

Happy Birthday!!

Hope you have the best day!!

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MSJames Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2005
You're so sweet and I'm so lucky!!!!!
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AngelaD Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2005
I'm glad you're sharing your poetry here on DA....I love it and I can't wait to read more!!

Yours always!
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MSJames Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2005
Your bias is well excepted!!!
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