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Prayer

10 Apr

** Every passionate soul goes through the desert of no inspiration at some point or another in their journey. Some give up, some compromise…and some pray.

Give me a word,
A real word- nothing absurd;
Let me toss it in the air,
Turn it over, notice its flare;
Let me roll it in context,
Put it in my mouth,
Chew it like cud;
Let me feel it in my stomach,
Curving it up in an arc;
Let me fathom it in my mind,
Wrap it in thoughts that bind;
Let me feel it up my spine,
As a shiver, finitely, finely defined;

Give me a word,
Have me take it up,
Stretch it out
and make it my own;
One word,
Just one word,
and i’ll make poetry of it.

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2 Comments

Posted by on April 10, 2011 in Poetry

 

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2 responses to “Prayer

  1. Topher

    April 10, 2011 at 17:42

    Amen§

     
  2. ruby

    April 11, 2011 at 09:55

    waaaa!!! speechless!! Serah, God bless you!!!

     

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