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I Belong to You, Lord

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I Belong to You, Lord

Approaching darkness 
Sips from my soul
Peeks into crevices
Freezes joy

A heightened awareness
Suffocates my thoughts 
Paralyzes the heart song
Placed there as a child

A ratta tatta tatta 
Cerebral noise
Unable to change the tune of my existence

I belong to you, Lord
Your effervescent love
I reject this hatred molesting my song
Draw my mind’s eye back towards you
Beckon your angels to comfort me through 
This storm

Written for Nette Onclaud's Contest--Synesthesia: Inner Body Movement

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  1. Date: 1/30/2013 9:10:00 AM
    Very touching excellent poem written by a very good poet. I saw another poet named Margherita Russo she's only 14 and I know it would mean alot for her to have you read her newest poem if you have the time. Thank you very much.

  1. Date: 12/21/2012 3:32:00 PM
    Good job Gwen, keepbup the good work:)

  1. Date: 12/10/2012 10:33:00 AM
    Gwen, oh yes, just outstanding, me likes a lot...David

  1. Date: 12/9/2012 2:34:00 PM
    Powerful write here Gwendolen.Ìnspirational lines,blessed by your very creative pen:) Have a great new week over there! Arild

  1. Date: 12/9/2012 1:42:00 PM
    Oh yes, His love eternal, Your poem heaven-provoking!

  1. Date: 12/9/2012 12:49:00 PM
    Very nice Gwendolena!Love this!!

  1. Date: 12/9/2012 9:11:00 AM
    Gwen, I absolutely love this inspiring write of yours. How are you doing? Love Wilma

  1. Date: 12/8/2012 10:39:00 AM
    amazingly inspiring, and a joy to read this positive poem...

  1. Date: 12/6/2012 11:02:00 AM
    powerful write this Gwen. wonderful entry on the theme of the contest. good luck to you with this.

  1. Date: 12/6/2012 9:05:00 AM
    Unable to change the tune. That's the line that realy said I belong to you Lord.

  1. Date: 12/5/2012 10:05:00 PM
    This is very beautiful. it's like you are talking to God. Thanks for sharing. Good luck in the contest. Lucilla

  1. Date: 12/5/2012 6:49:00 PM
    I like this a lot! Every line is packed with a punch. "Hatred molesting my song", brilliant! That alone will get a winning spot....Good Luck!

  1. Date: 12/5/2012 4:09:00 PM
    This is a beautiful, quite the gorgeous write my friend! I thoroughly enjoyed reading every line of this incredible and wondrous poem this evening! What a fabulous and powerful piece, Great Work!!

  1. Date: 12/5/2012 2:49:00 PM
    very interesting the contrast here of being in tune with God but being bothered by hatred. I never tried this particular challenge but I am sure reading some good ones like this one.

  1. Date: 12/5/2012 1:36:00 PM
    Gwen, this is an emotional and powerfully written poem. I really enjoyed reading it, best of luck in the contest. Constance