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The Conciliator's Cry

Poets plunged in primate pain
Hear my rustic roar resounding
Tattle at the table again
Joy from justice shambles rebounding
Weld here the way to whole us
Out of the fragments of our distrust.
This gender war must end
Self must relent and pride must bend.

Too many are meandering in mettle broken self
Children like lost sheep bleating
I cannot keep the canker on the shelf
The strong the weak is strangling and beating
The blood is on our hands
O we with wealth of voice must proclaim
A new effort to heal the broken bands,
Let us for love and joy wing now the flame.

Where are the homes where flowers bloom
And conversations can agree
The hurt of love is the bridge of gloom
In surrender I walk free.
We are complements and not opposites
The challenge can wring us dry
O let each at the devil spits
Happiness is the courage to defy.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2009




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Date: 5/20/2009 3:23:00 PM
you are a leader of poetry and words i look forward to your many more writings
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Date: 5/9/2009 1:39:00 PM
nothing as sweet as a sweet man....let your love light shine!
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Date: 5/8/2009 7:39:00 PM
L'nass, lead us on to victory!! my friend!!!! great write! Jim
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Date: 5/8/2009 11:42:00 AM
your words remind me of Martin Luter,or Nelson Mandela---where are the homes where conversations can agree?that will really be the day -the flowers bloom---happiness is the courage of defy---wonderful---charma
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Date: 5/7/2009 8:42:00 PM
Smile~"Beautiful!!!!":):)~"Hello My Gifted, Blessed & Priceless Brother!!!!":):)~Wonderful words of truth, direction and wisdom here L'nass!!!!:):)~Written equisitely so~like a beautiful gift, within a beautiful bow!!!!:):)~Smile, "I Can See God Inside of 'You'~Nothing Brighter!!!!":):)~"My Always & Forever, To 'You & Your Loves,' John!!!":):) Bye ~
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Date: 5/7/2009 4:36:00 PM
Perfect. I defy at every turn; it is my nature and my goal. you have such a beautiful way, L'nass...peace and love, Kristin
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Date: 5/7/2009 8:03:00 AM
Amen L'nass one to appreciate in leisurely read so into my favourites right now.Rgds Brian
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Date: 5/7/2009 6:36:00 AM
Excellent write can't say much more.
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