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Leave It In My...

Hour glass pours so slow, I wonder if the hour knows
I challenge a thought to pass out my mind, and take form through my mouth
Dancing in the beginning of the rush of feeling felt of something new
Drowning when I realized that the colors of paint were still wet and dripping on me
Endless was the craving; wanting for more, less, then yelling to stop
Needing to grasp a legde that I knew I threw myself over

Poundering now, when I look at the mask that just left this face and returned
Leering at this body that has just rebooted it self back to normalcy
All I want is an answer, but the page written has already been torn
Cowardice makes me do the same, but my writing never stops sinking
Erasing it won't make it go away, so I must endure it in my hidden place...

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  1. Date: 8/25/2010 11:22:00 AM
    Many congratulations on your win in Jared's fine contest Jessica >> James

  1. Date: 8/25/2010 10:14:00 AM
    Congratulations Jessica on your win in Jared Pickett's contest "Acrostic 2". Love, Carol

  1. Date: 8/24/2010 9:18:00 PM
    Great write, Jessica. Congrats on your HM in the contest. Dan C

  1. Date: 8/24/2010 11:53:00 AM
    Congrats Jessica on your HM in Jared's contest with this superb Acrostic piece.. dynamic words my friend.. enjoy your very special honor.. with luv..

  1. Date: 8/24/2010 11:37:00 AM
    nice poem, congrats on your HM in the contest

  1. Date: 8/24/2010 10:27:00 AM
    Captivating acrostic that conveys your angst, Jessica. Congratulations on your HM in the contest! Love, Carolyn