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This Statue's Soul



The sun's too much! It throws insanity
at these cold eyes of age-old stone,
dethrone my body please?
This prison's a tortured cyclone,
a waltz of emotions in vanity,
I surrender with ease.

Pleas catch light
as I shield sighs,
there's a lifetime in today.

Flay imagination's complexity,
I master the art of alone,
tones of agony tease
as the wild universe is sewn
into the cracks of time's complacency,
the day I can not seize.

Seas of white
noise fold sunrise
into madness while I pray.

Play notes of mercy for this statue's soul,
whole moments stretch me but never console.
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Submitted on January 25, 2011

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Ian Sawicki has been writing poetry for over twenty years. He is a Manchester born poet, who has dedicated his life to exploration and composition of poetry. His work reflects the many great influential experiences of his life, the pain, the pleasure combined to create new exciting poetry. If anyone is interested in my books then please visit my lulu storefront. All artwork on these books is by my own hand. http://stores.lulu.com/chasingtheday more…

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