The Ballad Of Poet Destroyer

"The Ballad of The Poet Destroyer"

Destroyer, and creator of words
Flying high on the wings of a bird
Drowning every inch, by foes and friends
Where has she gone?

When push came to shove, 
She continued standing tall after every fall
Falling fearlessly like the falling star tapping the lips
Topaz, a star in the eyes of envy the enemy
A dreamlike, miracle mirage, fresh like mints
No reason in remembering yesterday's sad song
Slightly she moves in with the new barren breeze,
A maze in disguise, no way out
A feeling so good, you hate
The naming of names, that won't escape you 
Your eyes of lust, imitate PD's sweetest touch, 
Destruction, with pleasure
A new day, killed by the morning after pill
Everyone gone, shadows remain
Where, has she gone? 

A feeling so good, you hate
Your unmatched precision, wobbles your stability
She'll give you a taste of rays, despite your low self-esteem 
Happiness turns to sadness, making every jaw drop
Where has she gone?

She's not the painting of Mona Lisa, 
However, it does not stop you from spending your cash-
-To see a picture painted with a frown,
Look what you've done!

Never to return, what was, what is!
You say you love her, then you run
A dry barrel, an empty gun, 
Never will the enemy be number one, 
Nothing but a shadow, a rug for PD,
Like a dream, her imagery is haunting
Love her or leave her, her pen name remains
Poet O' Poet where are you?

Advocate of smiles, enjoy her copy paste kiss
Trace her silhouette found in the midnight mist
Blindfolded, indulge by the wind
Breaking, the Texas Hold EM' Hand
Her freedom, her land
Gone insane, she laughs, 
Untouched she remains, she lives
Inside of me

By; PD

Copyright © | Year Posted 2014

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Date: 9/16/2015 8:17:00 PM
Dear Linda My poet destroyer like they say in my favorite movie of all times, never ever go away, hello Linda, oh hello linda I'm so glad you have come back to where you belong,don't you ever go away again, lol love this poem for it being the past, and now the future is so full of hope scence your back again for always, cheri
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Date: 8/16/2015 12:57:00 AM
I read three times...I guess slower than the rest but, I needed to slow bake it for all the juices to soak in! First read, got the story! Second read, sauté and baked in the imagery. Third read, caught the metaphors and analogies and feel I see all or most of you. Great from the part to the whole! Keep doing these if they call your name!
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Date: 7/6/2015 4:29:00 PM
Good stuff!!! Flows very naturally and packed with vivid imagery. I will have to read more of your poems and thanks for the kind words on mine. Peace.
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Date: 9/14/2014 8:24:00 PM
Great write.
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Date: 9/5/2014 2:53:00 PM
This one is quite deep. A testament to a woman's power, her vulnerability and ability to break hearts if she so chooses. Very nice! xoxo ~ Chris
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Date: 7/30/2014 3:10:00 PM
Amazing , amazing & amazing! I'm voicelessly admiring your ballad !
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Date: 7/9/2014 10:18:00 PM
This poem puts the reader in orbit, and at high speed. The imagery is astonishing, the product of a refreshingly creative mind. I think it can be said of PD—with certitude—the lady can write! Thank you!
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Date: 5/29/2014 9:26:00 PM
This poem has a really great rhythm and rhyme. Your skill is evident. Have a great tomorrow and God bless!
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Date: 5/25/2014 1:30:00 AM
Hi PD, a very strong statement of self discovery by the self. Is a blissfully fulfilling yet humbling experience. enjoyed reading it. Look forward to reading more poems from you .Mohan.
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Date: 5/21/2014 6:57:00 AM
Hi Linda, WOW... This was a masterpiece~ Incredible. Thanks for sharing this write with us here. Love and Peace, Deborah
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Date: 5/21/2014 2:53:00 AM
Hey girl. I'm glad I read this. There's a lot here--read it twice. You've got mad skilz my sweet. Glad she lives on; never let her die :)
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Date: 5/1/2014 11:43:00 AM
Look in wonder as she rises again from the depths, sword in hand, hacking at the tentacles of depravation. She comes in glory, stronger than ever before, radiating the aura of things to come....PD LIVES ON. (in my favs.) // paul
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Date: 4/27/2014 11:04:00 PM
Linda; This is one great poem and it fits you perfect.. I am still waiting for you to come. I don't have much time to be on the computer, so I say good night now... Lucy
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Date: 4/23/2014 5:10:00 PM
Linda, You are the Poet Laureate of Poetry Soup. Your works need to be published. What a gift from your creator. Allan
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Date: 4/22/2014 7:36:00 PM
Love it, great write.
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Date: 4/22/2014 9:18:00 AM
Hi Linda. As promised, I'm now back from a long weekend and reading your poems. It seems I have started with a fine choice! Wonderful imagery. Yes, your inner spirit is alive and well! However I will not accept your copied and pasted kisses - only 'keystroked X's' pressed with TLC ;-))) (that line of yours I really liked!). Bye for now. Will read more in coming days. Marco...
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Date: 3/23/2014 8:31:00 AM
It is great to see your work being honored, also enjoyed reading the positive comments you have received. Congratulations on the win.
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Date: 3/20/2014 10:15:00 PM
Brilliant write that shows off experience, skill, heart, and wit! Love it PD
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Date: 3/20/2014 5:53:00 PM
Awesome and beautiful piece,PD..Great write from a wonderful poet...Congrats on your well deserved win...XOXO...
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Date: 3/20/2014 3:35:00 PM
I really enjoyed reading this awesome poem once again. A terrific write, PD! Congratulations on your win, as well!...Thank you for the kind congrats on my poem! :)
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Date: 3/20/2014 1:35:00 PM
So good you're back Such a read......... after your write. TY Congrats.. Dutch Greetings Elly
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Date: 3/20/2014 1:29:00 AM
Awesome! sis~ SKAT
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Date: 3/19/2014 11:40:00 PM
You go girlfriend. Missing you. Things have gotten to hard to handle. I am checking out. Love ya and tell skat I stopped by. Hail always the mighty PD.
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Date: 3/19/2014 11:44:00 PM
hey,,, don't go:(
Date: 3/19/2014 1:35:00 PM
You are a very strong writer And woman aren't you. Great writing! ..Sarah Worley
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Date: 3/19/2014 12:49:00 PM
Hi my loving sis & BFF! I'm so glad to read this precious gems of yours once again and I saw it won. My hearty congratulations! Biggest hugs! May I also have this chance to thank u for enjoying my latest poem & your lovely comments. By the way, I've been around @ soup for more than 2 hrs now judgin my contest but my computer runs so slow. I'm trying to do my congr. comments then log off. I'll b back tom. Talk 2 u again soon ok. TTYSM again & sendin u my sweetest hugs! Gnyt! TC! lovem4evrLeo
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