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Insanity

March 23, 2013
By StarlitSunrise DIAMOND, Clemmons, North Carolina
StarlitSunrise DIAMOND, Clemmons, North Carolina
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Favorite Quote:
"Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing." ~Camille Pissarro


If we fear insanity
What will change the world?
And if shouting's done in vanity
Sure, it will be heard
But nothing holds attention
Like a bit of the absurd



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midnightwoah said...
on Aug. 9 2013 at 12:12 pm
midnightwoah, Monett, Missouri
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Favorite Quote:
"We accept the love we think we deserve." -Stephen Chbosky

Ture, that is in the mind of troublemakers and evildoers. Attention and publicity. But all the proud shall be put to shunning. Perfect reality check

on Jun. 29 2013 at 12:11 am
WrenArrington, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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You really have a talent for short poetry. The rhyme scheme in this seems quite natural, and your word choice is interesting but not over the top, so your meaning won't be lost in big words or complicated poetic devices. You speak right to the reader rather than using imagery, which is refreshing. It's almost like you've invented your very own style of poetry here. Great job!

on Apr. 19 2013 at 7:55 pm
Anansesem BRONZE, Cave Spring, Georgia
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Favorite Quote:
"Will our life not be a tunnel between two vague clarities? Or will it not be a clarity between two dark triangles?" ~Pablo Neruda

Truth in six lines. I've wasted 60+ lines and failed to say as much as this.

on Apr. 8 2013 at 3:37 pm
paleteenager PLATINUM, Fountain Hills, Arizona
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I don't know why everyone is phobic of short poems. I prefer a short poem over a long one and I absolutely love this.

on Apr. 7 2013 at 4:08 pm
Under-the-Rain GOLD, Chicago, Illinois
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Favorite Quote:
Are you ready to go to battle with your mind?- Written by me :)
Lost the battle, win the war//Bringing my sinking ship back to the shore- Paramore, Now

It's short and it holds lots of meaning, but I believe more can be written.