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Rise Above

Contributed by hauntedscorp on Saturday, 16th January 2021 @ 12:23:25 AM in AEST
Topic: anguished



You love //every//body.

Empty

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K
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Of words.

No meat on those

B
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S

Yet still

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Me out.

The more that I fight,
The more that I lose.

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F
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All growth.
Poisoning the brood.

N
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G
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C
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All responsibility.

A
B
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The right.

The truth is

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P
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And its about to take flight.




Copyright © hauntedscorp ... [ 2021-01-16 00:23:25]
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Re: Rise Above (User Rating: 1 )
by Aurelia on Saturday, 16th January 2021 @ 01:29:18 AM AEST
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Haunting. The form of this poem is so good, makes the words pack a bigger punch. Thanks for sharing!


Re: Rise Above (User Rating: 1 )
by Beyfoxman5 on Saturday, 16th January 2021 @ 11:38:01 PM AEST
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Heavy, and brilliantly presented. It just make me want to read more. Well done.

Fox


Re: Rise Above (User Rating: 1 )
by JamesStockdale on Sunday, 17th January 2021 @ 02:12:35 AM AEST
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I/'/m with Fox.
Sad but brilliant...........
I was there with you- the visuals were core shaking to me. Been there.......


Re: Rise Above (User Rating: 1 )
by unknown_utopia on Sunday, 17th January 2021 @ 05:12:36 AM AEST
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"the more I fight
the more I lose"
I feel on this flow.....


Re: Rise Above (User Rating: 1 )
by speedy on Thursday, 21st January 2021 @ 09:25:49 AM AEST
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I love this! The way you wrote this poem is really neat - great write!

Hannah B




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