delilah contrapunctal.... yes, that's how I intended to spell it.........


Each


Word
c a r e f u l l y
c o n s i d e r e d


a
grunt emitted/
committed

shines
as
a jewel
in
that sky
peopled
with
sparse illusions

wrung-out rag/
bleeding
eloquence
a
drop
at
a
time...

who's kiddin'
who?

Submitted: Sunday, May 26, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 06, 2013

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  • Rookie - 193 Points Paul Brookes (5/26/2013 1:57:00 AM)

    I've just read some of your poems and loved them a real quirkiness quite contrapuntual in fact. Love the way you play with words. Now I know what a real poet is. BB (Report) Reply

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