Treasure Island

Midnights Voice

(November 3,1950 / Selma, Alabama)

Unwritten Soul


You are my anchor in the harbor
When storms are raging in my sea

You can calm the tempest
That sometimes so torment me

You are the oil upon the crests
That are out to pound on me

Your light shines down for my eyes
In a world full of dark and cloudy skies

You bring answers to questions
That provide reasons for the whys

Submitted: Thursday, September 13, 2012

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  • Whisperkwane Lamb (9/24/2012 1:48:00 PM)

    Well Sir, you've did it you have made words beautiful as well as wise...you are a man of emotions...pen and paper...I am glad to have met your mind in the world in which I love...you make it all worth while..thank you...beautiful short and to the point... | Delete this m (Report) Reply

  • Lyn Paul (9/22/2012 9:15:00 AM)

    Wow this is really special, especially when I would think you both have not met. Poet penpals. Anyway you both give so much to many. Thank you and keep up the great work. (Report) Reply

  • Unwritten Soul (9/14/2012 12:32:00 PM)

    Not sure if i deserving this, it is a beautiful poem but dont you think it was over praised than my support that i ever give to u? anyway thanks for this sweet poem, loved it (Report) Reply

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