Michael Ardizzone

Rookie - 0 Points (February 10th,1986 / New Jersey, US)

The Erosion Of Faith

Poem by Michael Ardizzone

Wakened by the turbulence of thought
and fed by hopes more insolent than lies,
this log we need, too soon shall start to rot
when on it stands the one who holds the skies
and heavens-he alone holds them apart.

Bitter foes have made their peace in time
and logs once rotten fertilize the soil,
but you, oh you who knows not death's decline
for lies you simmer, truth will make you boil.
Hope, sweet hope, will fail before you start.

Comments about The Erosion Of Faith by Michael Ardizzone

  • Daniel PartlowDaniel Partlow (8/22/2007 11:44:00 AM)

    Great piece Michael. I'm definitely going to read a few more of your works.
    It reminds me of my 'The Flocks Have Left The Fold' http: //www.poemhunter.com/poem/the-flocks-have-left-the-fold/(Report)Reply

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  • Robert Rorabeck (8/22/2007 10:52:00 AM)

    One of the few talents on the site(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, August 22, 2007

Poem Edited: Thursday, March 31, 2011