Altair Laahad

When A Poet Dies - Poem by Altair Laahad

syllables don't weep
words don't sleep
tucked in the bed of his tongue
stanzas won't collapse into ashes.

When a poet dies,
and his body is dispatched to the ground,
organic truth walks around his funeral
if there is any,
and seeks an other habitat

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  • Poetheart Morgan (5/7/2013 8:55:00 PM)

    But, one humble question..... Are you convinced by that? ? ? Nor I ! ! ! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, May 6, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, May 7, 2013

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