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Below is the poem of the day entitled Escape which was written by poet craig cornish.


The day begins, so does the fight,
as evil waits behind the door.
Not Celsius nor Fahrenheit
can measure this emotion stored.
It lurks outside the castle walls 
beyond the moat now filled with pain
and waits to steal me when I fall -
to drown me in the chilling rain.
But, I've felt love and warm embrace
before this devil pulled me in.
Into God's trust I must with haste
learn to love myself again.
    Then shaking loose from what ensnares -
    no longer sad, no longer scared.

Dedicated to Chan Hurst RIP 10/12/14

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  1. Date: 10/13/2015 11:02:00 AM

    - Congratulations on your p.o.t.d., Craig ! - // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 10/13/2015 9:55:00 AM

    Wonderful write! Congratulations on poem of the day!

  1. Date: 10/13/2015 7:53:00 AM

    A great dedication to our fried Chan.

  1. Date: 10/13/2015 4:01:00 AM

    must admit you write these Sonnets effortlessly , so smooth, and thoughtfully worded, ..and the sentiment is to be applauded,..well done Craig ,,great read ....Ian

  1. Date: 10/12/2015 1:39:00 PM

    Hi Craig: What a beautiful tribute to your dear friend.

  1. Date: 10/12/2015 1:33:00 PM

    a wonderful sonnet Craig and so lovely to dedicate it to Chan may he rest in peace:-) hugs Jan xx

  1. Date: 10/12/2015 12:37:00 PM

    Ok, I could read your sonnets all day. I relate to them, so thank you for your postings. ~ Lin ~

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