Book Closed

Reading first three chapters
Agony befriends me
Insipidty prances as crime.
That is not all
To seize just in time,
Terms all finally mine!
Independence redeemed
‘pon shutting this book,
Closure reached
There was never a breach
Meaning Darkness enjoyed all the fun…
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It’s time now, then, to simply let in the Sun.

©2017 C.I.Mues


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Monday Quote #1

Understand me. I’m not like an ordinary world. I have my madness, I live in another dimension and I do not have time for things that have no soul.

– Charles Bukowski

After the Earthquake

Earthquake rattles bones
Feeling rounds of aftershocks
In pain and uncertainty
How to face revolvers of old,

Learning from the Lotus

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“If you feel lost, disappointed, hesitant, or weak, return to yourself, to who you are, here and now and when you get there, you will discover yourself, like a lotus flower in full bloom, even in a muddy pond, beautiful and strong.”

~ Masaru Emoto

Awaken

She shied away about her light,
Not yet able to understand
Beauty behind its pulse.

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