Hex



Holding on to all your words
As though they came from God
Perplexed, a mess
It shouldn't be
You'd have this hold on me
My heart is racing
And, I, I'm pacing
Wondering what I'll do
To stay away from you
Identity I find
In the taking up your time
And still it doesn't satisfy
Deeper needs inside
I've got to take some steps
To break free of this hex
Perplexed, a mess
It shouldn't be
You'd have this hold on me
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Submitted on May 02, 2011

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Characters 391
Words 82
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 18

Desiree Brooks

I am a nurse and a mother of three grown children. I have been writing poetry since I was a teenager. I love expressing myself on paper. I am a pastor's wife. We pastor a small church in Media, Pa. We are presently debating with a group of people on U-Tube who say that the world will end on May 21, 2011. Our U-Tube channel is, pastorBillandDesi more…

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