Lonnie Hicks

Freshman - 614 Points (www.lonniehicks.com / Chicago Ill)

Soul-Time - Poem by Lonnie Hicks

I can not un-regard
I can not deny the sustain,
I can not over-refrain
acknowledging the kind gifts
you gave.

I'll not ever repay
the time
you spent
and came
when I needed
to cry
time to cry;

I cannot re-pay
all that
but offer
only that
if you need me
if you need me
I'll be there
to pay my Soul-Debt-
the most sacred kind
of debt owed
and debt re-paid.

So here's
my IOU,
my promise
to come through
for you
it's your turn
to need

Time when
souls mix
and renew.

Comments about Soul-Time by Lonnie Hicks

  • (2/7/2009 3:05:00 PM)

    This is brillaint Lonnie...loved the flow through it...thank you...Fi...10+ (Report) Reply

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  • (2/7/2009 2:40:00 PM)

    Interesting concept. Well done. Jim (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, February 7, 2009

Poem Edited: Tuesday, February 10, 2009

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