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Decoy

Words are just a decoy
An excuse to dance around the truth
Underestimated silence
Proves language is uncouth

Your gut will always tell you
What your heart tries to ignore
Most try their best to silence it
Stirring an internal war

Why deny yourself of happiness?
Why pretend logic is correct?
Why hide behind a curtain?
Why pretend our hearts select?

Ignorance is truly bliss
Too bad that's not our case
Lets take a risk and show our courage
Let our souls meet face to face.


Copyright © | Year Posted 2011




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Date: 12/2/2011 11:07:00 AM
Amazing poem you have written here! Your feature is most definately deserved. I can't tell you the emotions this provoked, good and bad. Congratulations. -Destiny Echo
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Leah Werner
Date: 12/3/2011 8:21:00 PM
Thank you so much!
Date: 12/1/2011 1:22:00 PM
Congratulations Leah on your well deserved featured poem this week. Love, Carol
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Leah Werner
Date: 12/3/2011 8:22:00 PM
Thanks Carol!
Date: 7/30/2011 3:24:00 PM
Thank you all for your encouraging words!
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Date: 7/2/2011 5:38:00 PM
My favorite line "words are just a decoy" So simply stated, but holds so much more. Love reading your work Leah, keep it up.
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Date: 7/1/2011 12:45:00 PM
Enjoyed reading the words that flowed from your pen today Leah. I hope you have a wonderful fun filled weekend and that you find miles of inspiration along the way. Love, Carol
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Date: 6/30/2011 9:09:00 PM
applauding - Kyle
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