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  1. Happy Poems About Bad Things

    by , 04-16-2013 at 01:23 PM (New Box of Old Feels)
    I've been writing a lot of poetry recently as a way to deal with things that I can't wrap my head around. I enjoy it greatly as a therapeutic tool. They aren't particularly good but I thought I'd share a few that I like. Cheers.

    Your Smile Makes Me Sick

    A touch,
    A smile,
    you cast the iron.

    Hot it burns the flesh.

    Scissors slide
    through angelís skin.
    Donít wear it as your own.

    Flow freely
    ...
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  2. Pretty Lights

    by , 03-02-2013 at 06:41 PM (New Box of Old Feels)
    Gravity grows
    heavy
    as your passage
    forms to words.

    A dream surreal
    deep within
    wonít allow
    awake.

    Eyes so bright with boyish
    purpose
    seem empty as
    the gates.

    A faceless stranger
    delivered
    on lifeís first
    promise made.

    A reminder of the deal
    we struck
    forgetful as we
    wait.

    Why does no one spill
    a drop
    his ...
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  3. Paper People

    by , 02-28-2013 at 08:08 PM (New Box of Old Feels)
    When you tore your eyes away
    my worlds became asunder.
    My friends dull and blur their faces
    muddy water.
    Within those depths I lost
    my kingdom.
    Mirror with no reflection.

    Your interest was
    consumed by life,
    then death
    it came ensemble.

    First died
    a hero smiling
    sword static from
    his birth.

    Excitement rushed
    to meet itís end
    never knowing
    what ...
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