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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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Anno Domini

Christmas is through, Pack the tree. What becomes new We can’t foresee.   Glitter becomes rust, People lose cheer. Ornaments collect dust For another year.   Store the wreath, Not the start. Let what’s beneath Fill your heart. John Northcutt … Continue reading

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100 Poems

WEALTH   We own Nothing Coming in Or leaving. Except the Love We receive And leave.                                            From The Complete Poems of BREVITY.                                            Enter here for a chance to win an online copy.

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Poetry Giveaway

    One hundred poems celebrate life’s rhythm. Enter here for a chance to win an online copy of The Complete Poems of BREVITY. Thank you!

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Nobody

I’m a statistic On a chart, A faceless logistic That fell apart.   I’m a demographic, All the same, Stuck in traffic Without a name.   No individual mark, My identity gone, Light gone dark That lingers on.   What … Continue reading

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