john hardesty

Rookie - 301 Points (Bardstown, Kentucky)

Ananias - Poem by john hardesty

Custom of truth valued by all,
Lies are lies, great or small;
Where thy tongue spew in contort,
An angel vengefully hears distantly amort;
Words are weapons and liars use them well,
Spirits are broken, undo harmful corporeal;
The cuckold lives of deceit,
Where lies collapse in faithless defeat;
The certitude of justification,
Holds no conscious of explanation;
Custom of truth valued by all,
Lies are lies, great or small.


Poet's Notes about The Poem

Liars who needs them!

Comments about Ananias by john hardesty

  • Heather Wilkins (8/22/2013 2:05:00 PM)


    a good write words are weapons and lairs use them well so true (Report) Reply

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  • Valerie Dohren (7/6/2013 4:07:00 PM)


    Liars do themselves no favors, because once discovered they are never trusted. Good write John. (Report) Reply

  • Clarence Prince (7/2/2013 2:20:00 PM)


    Very true, Lies are lies, great or small. Well said, John! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Poem Edited: Wednesday, July 24, 2013


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