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Untitled Soul MAG

January 2, 2012
By Atychiphobia BRONZE, Tehachapi, California
Atychiphobia BRONZE, Tehachapi, California
3 articles 6 photos 2 comments

Favorite Quote:
Growing old is mandatory. Growing up is optional.

scream soft
smile bright
blind yourself with loving light
bask and sway for one more day
to hold the scream in tight

blooming flowers
choking weeds
blind the world with loving deeds
be the sun once day's begun
but hide the growing needs

blissful day
haunting night
try your best to win the fight
you think at dawn the hurt is gone
but still it waits to bite

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This article has 5 comments.

on Jun. 9 2017 at 10:39 am
skematt PLATINUM, Shanghai, Other
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Beautiful and flows very smoothly! I also love the meters!

on Jun. 23 2015 at 2:00 pm
cynthiaibrahim GOLD, Corona, California
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Favorite Quote:
"Learn the rules like a pro so you can break them like an artist." -Pablo Picasso

The words are so smooth, I love it.

on Jan. 10 2014 at 7:32 pm
The_Typewriter GOLD, Dumont, New Jersey
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I like your poem! It flows really nicely \.

on Feb. 1 2013 at 5:08 pm
Jade.I.Am ELITE, Fishers, Indiana
214 articles 14 photos 1159 comments

Favorite Quote:
“If you're losing your soul and you know it, then you've still got a soul left to lose”
― Charles Bukowski

I loved the fluidity of it! Most poems have at least some awkward transitions, but yours were beautiful! Nice job;)

on Jun. 5 2012 at 4:59 pm
Paigeeeey SILVER, Aldie, Virginia
7 articles 0 photos 1 comment

Favorite Quote:
"How long should you try? Until." - Jim Rohn.

This is truly the single most beautiful piece of poetry I have come across on this site. Well done. :)