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Death's Reject

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Death's Reject

Across the depth of risen fidelity
Lift the ominous evidence of pain
-Through the feint of our soulless warriors
The strength of a weak tiger 
An endless faith that surge  passion
Surely we shall be relived within reality

 Below the bellows of our sunken hearts
 we pulse for comfort in the clueless clouds

Your heart of stone
Valiant as the soul of an eagle
hacking the sage of the sky
I hear that
You lynch the brightest of stars
The majestic of competent empires

Through the thorns and blushing rage
We seek divine atonement to avert this loss

In the uproar of our obscene obsession
We shall dazzle you with a pudding
Or seduce you with our bulging breast
Or indulge you with our overflowing wine
Or rather face your sword until equilibrium is reached
so we can sail above the density of eternal life
 
 so I ask, Could there be a more demonic strategy
to chastise the fright of this eternal figure?

Your enclosed lid 
an immense propensity to whisk away
So I must plead. Death…
 the grim reaper
Please
let my people go








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  1. Date: 3/11/2011 6:33:00 PM
    Huge Thoughts! Strong Stone WORDS! Excellent plea and Bulging Boobs with a small side of pudding and money, all in one Poem! Congrats, ~JS Lambert

  1. Date: 11/13/2010 6:48:00 AM
    very powerful write so Biblical, yet each organizm strives only to live in health and die without pain or fear. Congrad's on your first round passage! Light & Love

  1. Date: 11/10/2010 5:27:00 PM
    Congratulations on being selected to go into the second round on PoetrySoup Contest..Sara

  1. Date: 11/10/2010 8:39:00 AM
    Congratulations on your poetry making it through the first round of the PoetrySite contest O.O. The best to you in the finals. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 10/28/2010 11:01:00 AM
    Title suggestion...from your own words..."Thorns and Blushing Rage" Clarity... is fine. The mind fills in the blanks. And thus, the poem is great.

  1. Date: 10/28/2010 10:58:00 AM
    Strong and with great depth. Very thought provoking. I enjoyed reading this poem very much.

  1. Date: 9/27/2010 5:38:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win Words in John Freeman's contest "Your Free Verse Precept" Love,Carol

  1. Date: 9/26/2010 6:34:00 PM
    Congratulations to you on this fine win!

  1. Date: 9/26/2010 2:42:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win in John's Contest!..Enjoy!

  1. Date: 9/26/2010 11:43:00 AM
    Another win for this outstanding poem! Congratulations on your success in John's contest! Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 9/26/2010 10:31:00 AM
    "Awesome depth of precept, an a unique flow of expressions." I love it, "Congratulations" Words, Agape, Moses

  1. Date: 9/26/2010 10:23:00 AM
    Congratulations opn this super win in the contest, W.W

  1. Date: 9/26/2010 9:54:00 AM
    Congrats Words Wounded on your big win in John's contest with these lovely words so poignant.. enjoy sweet success this happy Sunday my friend with luv..

  1. Date: 9/23/2010 10:35:00 AM
    Very Very beautiful. Nicely Written :) -Echo

  1. Date: 9/10/2010 2:06:00 PM
    WOW and whoa...to read this piece was an incredible experience..am still rereading...in poetry, Dory

  1. Date: 9/9/2010 7:58:00 AM
    I think I would call it "Death Dethroned." Excellent writing that allows the individual to find hope in times of catastrophic loss. We can win this fight. Death will eventually claim us all, but so many die young. Congratulations on your win in Carol's contest. Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 8/30/2010 8:26:00 PM
    If I had to title it.. it would be VICTORY in big bold letters ... something positive...

  1. Date: 8/30/2010 8:24:00 PM
    Nice name change...incognito works well ... hope u will judge your contest soon as it still is showing unjudged..and poets are anxious to know U are OK and how they placed in it..luv..

  1. Date: 8/8/2010 9:16:00 AM
    I'd call this eye of the tiger lol like its fearfulness of nothing well written and play on words here enjoyed the imagery also keep up the great work and congrats on being featured

  1. Date: 8/6/2010 6:57:00 AM
    Many congratulations WW on your win in Carol's fine contest >> James

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