Sandra Osborne


Set Me Apart - Poem by Sandra Osborne

Sharing vices
With friends I love,
Sets me apart,
From the multitudes,
Who fear the use of Freedom,

A hollow haven.
Broad bleak avenues,
Shinning cars,
Glitter and lace,
Neon and McDonalds.

I have traveled far,
From home,
In these journeys,
And yet always,
I am home.

Sharing love
With friends I love,
Sets me apart
from the mundane gray;
And sparks fire
Inside my soul.


Comments about Set Me Apart by Sandra Osborne

  • (12/11/2004 4:48:00 AM)


    Interesting concept, the sharing of vice... Not bad! (Report) Reply

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  • (12/10/2004 10:44:00 PM)


    I think this ought to be expanded, it stops abruptly leaving the reader wondering what happened.
    Good though
    H
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Poem Submitted: Friday, December 10, 2004

Poem Edited: Monday, December 13, 2004


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