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Abrasions Poems

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The Journey
Smaller stones
breaking down
larger stones, 
life is a deluge
of abrasions;

flesh no match
for streaming

clouds gathering
becoming storms--
they know the ritual,
and time’s eroding power

(Yet, no one can convince me
that love is not omnipotent--

and that I, somehow, am
not part of her
eternal flow)

Pushed by waters,
molded by...Read More
Categories: abrasions, christian, inspirational love, introspection, philosophy, power, spiritual,
Form: Free verse

Fruit of Your Labor
"The sweetness of summer,
Blooms from the darkness of winter

Plants pulled from the earth,
By the sun, proving it’s worth

Life flows,
Bees sow

Pollinating the gifts we receive,
From plants and trees

A bounty of goodness, juicy and sweet,
Amazed by nature and this feat

Year after year,...Read More
Categories: abrasions, appreciation, blessing, motivation, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Miracle
The once magnificent garden had become a paradise of weeds towering high

Ragwort and dandelion shedding their seeds took over the lonely asylum

Rakes shears shovels and secateurs rested where Tim had left them to dwell

Mocking and taunting stinging nettles and thistles...Read More
Categories: abrasions, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Stranger Thy Father
I fear our next encounter; 
haunted by your sight. 

Your presence penetrates my heart like a knife. 

Your not a man but an intruder, 
forcing your way, judge and juror. 

Hand down your penalty, much we must take. 
Abrasions, contusions,...Read More
Categories: abrasions, abuse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Brain Storm
Tim had entered the state of a corpse while
the chorus assaulting his purulent soul festered
Callouses on his corpus callosum pretended
there was no connection just chaos exhumed

Corpuscles splattered astray ice in his vessels
in the same vein of demise as so often...Read More
Categories: abrasions, depression,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Buried Alive
These walls....
they laugh at me but no one else hears
They steal the very breath of me
...but no one seems to notice
They blare a suffocating silence
Leave invisible abrasions from unseen restraints

These walls I once called home
These walls have become my coffin

07/09/2018...Read More
Categories: abrasions, depression, house, lonely, sad,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Song From Beyond The Stars part 1 The Approach
  [ story with context, a plausible universe with top and bottom
  a coat of cosmos covering
  over a subterranean protoverse of potential fields
  a quantum cellar creating
  the very big banging cosmos and much...Read More
Categories: abrasions, adventure, destiny, future, imagination, journey, planet, science
Form: Verse
Candor Mortis
My autopsy room is a confessional, 
where killers in absentia divulge 
their sins through bodies
rigid and frigid, mutilated and mute.

Graffiti of abrasions, contusions and lacerations
reenact without deceit or reservations
a catalogue of perversions and violations.

Rage, hatred, greed, jealousy, sickness 
explode and...Read More
Categories: abrasions, death, life, memory, men, murder, urban, women,
Form: Free verse
Alone, Not Lonely
I am alone and I have set boundaries
Like these islands separated by water.
Alone, not lonely, for my heart is at peace,
I'm free and complete in my solitude here.

My existence breathes without the abrasions
Of demands and constraints that burden so.
For a...Read More
Categories: abrasions, solitude,
Form: Quatrain
AND one hand clapping against 

the shuttered storm cellar doors is 

never a reason to deny ability:

like mushroom clouds as falling 

tears splatting fragments of 

dusted minds – by parched perched 

gills of neon fossils; the signs are

here, there, and...Read More
Categories: abrasions, poetry, words, , atheist,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member suture my wounded soul
abused as a small child, 
so meek and so damn mild-
innocence brought sadness, 
in adulthood came madness. 

daddy couldn’t put the bottle down, 
he tried and failed many a time-
too many bruises black and brown, 
falling back down every time...Read More
Categories: abrasions, abuse, addiction,
Form: Rhyme
Could Go

No intentions of being misleading
Could go by bleeding
Is one way of leaving
As the heart stops beating
And the lungs stop breathing

Also could be caused from exsanguination

Across a pagan nation
Could go by strangulation
Which'll cause and make abrasions
With no intentions of making a...Read More
Categories: abrasions, poetry, rap, word play, words, work, write,
Form: Rhyme
Endless Cruel Laughter

Sgt. Bedlam of heavy artillery reporting sir
Bedlam I want you to pick the runt of the litter
and turn him into an agent assassin 
with the clandestine power of hypnotism
yes Generalissimo I am here to obey
decked out like a burlesque revue...Read More
Categories: abrasions, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
quick gestures
quick gestures
times seem subdued
though somehow not alert
moments begin to intrude
captured by phrases 
never seen abrasions
intentions fade as time is payed
fools wage's are waisted pages
redundant as it seems
tongue will find means 
as it wrestles with the ink
gives the mind time...Read More
Categories: abrasions, anxiety, art, eulogy,
Form: Epic
Carla appreciated
My friend
was trying 
to rescue me 
from Tony
the tyranny 
of his beastility
Carla has ownership
of her own 
battles to win
And I
  wasn't ready 
to let her 
suck me in
her heart is
 in the 
right place
and now 
I...Read More
Categories: abrasions, blessing, friendship, growth,
Form: Free verse
Another Dawn pt II
Pt. 2
 with her a tray of stack flapjacks, crisp bacon, and a foam cup filled to the rim with apple juice.  I remember that she came once before, and I was glad to see her again.  Her...Read More
Categories: abrasions, mental illness,
Form: Narrative
Divine Intimacy
Love, now
With the end nearing
Of this dated form
Called mine,
You increase! (Your blessed
Virus taking firmer hold);

Ah! If all the countless
Ails of this world were
So dear…and the many
Abrasions so warmly salved
As by Your gracing,

Then would the naysayer
(Dissenter from God and faith)
Say, You,...Read More
Categories: abrasions, blessing, christian, creation, devotion, faith, inspiration, love,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member To Run Or Not To Run-Collaboration With Silent One
~Collaboration with Silent One~

Laura Loo's Poem: PART I- A child thinking about running away

frayed from the inside
impaired…nobody cared…

I have no mother to nourish my unhealthy soul. My father
loved the bottle and the bruises combined with my mental 
wounds brought forth...Read More
Categories: abrasions, abuse, betrayal, cry, children, hurt,
Form: Free verse
I fear people
I fear people 
 People who are wearing colorful masks
 Hiding poisoned daggers in their casks 

I'm afraid of people 
 Whom over their head
 Carry the banner of benediction
 Then again at night 
 carry salt to rub on...Read More
Categories: abrasions, abuse, loneliness, society, violence, woman,
Form: Free verse
Having Church Today, AMEN
walking toward my dream
there is nothing like the feeling
the refreshing breeze of it all feels so nice
i have healed cuts, scars, and abrasions all for this momentous few days away from reality
it is here where i rejoice in the Glory...Read More
Categories: abrasions, beautiful, blessing, dream,
Form: Free verse
The Lure Of Demon Eyes
At your peril look
me deep into my eyes
meet my ageless, 
tortured soul and,
be dragged to hell and back!
The abrasions on your knees
will become deep grooves... so raw
and bleed like a gushing river.
You'll skid & roll 
in your own slick, red...Read More
Categories: abrasions, horror, imagination, pain, , cute,
Form: Free verse
going forward
Don't it sound like              
Th' old is about to die?  
Take them happy stories     
And say goodbye     ...Read More
Categories: abrasions, best friend, break up, death of a
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Soon To Join Two
Amidst this greenery and purple heather
Azure blue skies grace our naked souls
Beneath the Cullins on the Isle of Skye
Two in love sharing adventurous goals

On our tartan blanket facing each other
Noses in touch sharing kisses aplenty
Rapid they are in teasingly smother
Tongues...Read More
Categories: abrasions, beautiful, i love you, kiss, love, romance,
Form: Quatrain
Here, My Dear
Humble yesterday, your intimate memories are now
bearing false witness, following our demise. 
There are scattered whispers of a residential cloud 
nine, that I called my own after the storm. 
No myth could be written guiltier. 
For beyond this stable armor...Read More
Categories: abrasions, analogy, break up, growth, heartbroken, loneliness, moving
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - When The Backpack Feels Heavy -

    Hold on tight 
    A journey begins 
    Not in the crowded city streets 
    A journey of high mountains 
    as close...Read More
Categories: abrasions, moving on,
Form: Free verse