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Honesty

Truth’s pieced Like a Quilt since Everybody lies.   Random bits Stitched together That protect And hide.   But maybe That’s the Only way Anyone survives? John Northcutt Young from The Complete Poems of BREVITY

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Today’s Poem

CAUSE AND EFFECT   You can’t feel love Until your heart breaks, You won’t soar above When your soul aches.   You can’t stand Until you crawl. You don’t land Until you fall. John Northcutt Young from The Complete Poems … Continue reading

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Reap

Pursue your pursuit of happiness, Go for the difficult dream. Escape a life of madness Be your own winning team.   Conform to your own conformity, Don’t settle for what’s before. The heart has endless enormity, Through giving we gain … Continue reading

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100 Poems

Enter to win an online copy of The Complete Poems of BREVITY. Giveaway ends April 16, 2017. (U.S. residents only)

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DESTINATION

  We come in Owing nothing And leave The same.   Except for Love gathered Along the way.   The Complete Poems of BREVITY is a Kindle Countdown Deal until April 16, 2017.

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Attempt

Let us pretend Life doesn’t end. There’s no war, No keeping score.   Nobody grows old, Hungry or cold, There’s always enough When life’s rough.   No one knows Pain or woes, People aren’t shun Seen as one.   Life … Continue reading

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Still

The dead can’t see Sniff, hear, sip, feel. There’s nowhere to be There’s nothing that’s real. They’ve escaped life’s sorrow, Not anxious about tomorrow. The dead don’t cry. Wonder when they die. John Northcutt Young From The Complete Poems of … Continue reading

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