Is it possible to have substance,
Without a blend of content meant in it...
And who decides what that content is,... more »
So many today are suffering from the effects,
Of an interpretation they've accepted...
That has them feeling blessed,
With the ability to acquire 'things' to impress...... more »
Nothing affects reality best when accepting it,
Than a dose one is enforced to take...
That comes without a spoon full of sugar.
Yet unexpectedly swallowed.... more »
As I age and on some days done gracefully,
I find I have less tolerance...
For those who openly discuss,
Their sexual preferences as if they must.... more »
One's abrupt change of racial biases kept,
Meant to inflict another's suffering to apply.
And with a doing done to impose disparities,
To cause sometimes premature death...... more »
Valiant and courageous are those who remain focused to stay,
Determined to realize their dreams despite opposition in their way.
Or positions some may take to plant obstacles on their paths.... more »
It does not matter on which shores,
Who follows or leads, cheats and deceives.
It doesn't matter who takes or gives,... more »
Forget about each yesterday.
And what was wished,
To leave not happen...
With a letting of time from you slip.... more »
I gave up feeling obligated and the notion of it,
To proving to anyone I could understand...
Their dilemmas to comprehend.
Or my experiences certified my having,... more »
I have sought with a seeking for love.
And thought from someone else,
It was love I had received.... more »
An adult I am and familiar with adult themes.
Pretentious intentions I do not premeditate.
I have learned to address what it takes to face truth.
And I must confess at times it is difficult,... more »
These are the best years of our lives lived.
Even though those who have deceived with their lies,
To be admonished are astonished...
By the results of their own deceptions.... more »
I am a poet to know it.
And often dismissed,
By those who believe...
They know the concept,... more »
It becomes difficult to forgive and forget,
Those who have been made convinced...
One has not earlier in a life that is lived,
Suffered to experience tragic yet unknown...... more »
The best experiences to have and face,
Are those that come to one unexpected.
The affect of them leaves a mind more observant.
With an expanded comprehension.... more »
Always keep this in mind,
When and/or if you should find...
Yourself in the midst of defending 'your' beliefs.
First...... more »
We're they found to be hypnotized?
Have any of them admitted,
To taking mind altering drugs?... more »
Very few standards kept are valued these days.
Making attempts to impress the neighbors next door,
With materialistic wishes to flaunt our 'things'...
Seems to have brought to bring to many less ...... more »
What makes people plead pitifully as a result of misdeeds,
With a weeping on knees in hopes to be forgiven of them.
To then beg of God's assistance 'during' their dilemmas?
When on a daily basis ...... more »
There is nothing like a fresh face,
Appearing innocently on the scene...
To practice one's manipulation.
Since others who have been around,... more »
I've been there,
With just the comforting from shadows...
Beneath a favorite tree,
Lifting branches towards the sky.... more »
Employing specifics has joined in the mix.
As too much emphasis placed upon differences,
Has unrattled those saddled high on perches fixed.
As adorned and adored nature's picked ornaments.... more »
Coming finalized to those kept divided,
Is the strength and presence...
Of a truth no one dilutes.
Or refutes to have deluded.... more »
Let your wounds heal,
And don't replace it with an evil.
That's what those demons expect.... more »
If it isn't about the money,
Getting thin and that isn't funny...
What is it about?... more »
If I am discriminated against,
Because of my skin color, low income...
Where I live and credentials obtained,
That are not faked on a resume to impress...... more »
Invited to come into my home...
Will disrespect my environment,
Or me.... more »
Discussing with anyone,
What I perceive to be an obstacle...
Or is on my path to block in opposition,
To do with an understanding I comprehend...... more »
It is a good feeling being appreciated,
By those who express this with left messages.
Often people giving are taken for granted,
To leave assumptions to exist.... more »
I can only feel suspicious and not curiosity,
When my presence is said to be missed...
By the ones who did all they could to ruin my efforts,
To make sure my deeds by others were dismissed.... more »
I did not arrive to dispute anyone's belief.
I hear that on a daily basis from those still in grief.
Moaning on the streets with their painful memories.
I came to contribute my insights...... more »
Easy it is to receive a bright sunny day,
To then say what events could have been prevented.
So easy it is when clouds of yesterday have passed,
To admit a limited point of view...... more »
Fearless is the one,
Who becomes accustomed...
And not stung to be stunned,
By a truth that is and doesn't from it run.... more »
Enjoying the healing that has come to mend,
Are the ones who had once lived subjected...
As victims selected to offend without end,
By those perceiving them not to be awakened.... more »
There is a certain class of people,
With a belief they can disrespect anyone...
Anywhere and when they please and choose.
They have become increasingly indignant too!... more »
Feeling a priviliged life kept,
With beliefs that a keeping...
A good credit score enables one,
To obtain more debts to regret...... more »
I can not escape from the fact,
From acknowledging that my faith...
Has proven to have eliminated...... more »
Ever closer we are to full exposure,
As the slow chipping away of myths...
A convincing conditioning process meant.... more »
Who are they to self righteously say,
How I should live my life?
And in an appropriate way?
I am not addicted to ignorance inflicted.... more »
A broken heart within me knows,
What loneliness is...
When it is left to linger,
And slowly grows to wither in wishes!
A happiness living outside is dismissed.
For what it is.
Because it isn't felt,
With a gladness that appears.
It's much too late to date a memory!
When fading ushers its leaving.
No one else can see it drift.
Yet an emptiness is hinged...
To a pain remaining that is grieving,
Like the wind blows,
Never returns again!
Not to visit in inquisitive sits...
With the one ...
Aren't you tired of the folks who pass judgement?
You know the ones...
Quick to tell you how you should live
Always taking handouts from those they take for granted,
Criticizing the people who take their time to give.
Aren't you sick of those who waste your time to gossip?
You know the ones,
Glued to phones like weapons,