lpahtillah
Joined: Apr 2021

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lpahtillah   Advanced Editor

Writer, poet,actor,singer,etc.

Submitted Poems 686 total

More Rewarding Than Truth

The warning signs of anguishing times,
Have not been laying around us hidden.
As if brightly colored Easter eggs.
Excitedly for them to be found to find.

Has a privilege to fiction,
Our own depiction of reality...
Done this,
To our absent...

by Lawrence S. Pertillar

added by lpahtillah
1 day ago

Prepared Deception

It has become impossible to teach anyone,
The significance and truth to live...
As the center and core,
Of their lives to prioritize.
When many from birth and for generations,
Have been taught to delude reality to fiction.

And now in these...

by Lawrence S. Pertillar

added by lpahtillah
1 day ago

What Vibrates And Throbs

Whatever vibrates.
And leaves a throbbing sensation.
Is an expression,
Of an entitled freedom to receive.
Whether that freedom is achieved,
Riding a motorcycle.
Or a rifle held to feel,
The power from it to pull the trigger.
Without stopping...

by Lawrence S. Pertillar

added by lpahtillah
2 days ago

Garbage In! Garbage Out!

What it is people put in their mouths,
To nibble, munch and or feed upon...
In the end comes out.
Without a doubt to hear it heard.
As if the act of it is deserved.

Those who disrespect and backstab.
With no remorse nor regret to show.
Done...

by Lawrence S. Pertillar

added by lpahtillah
2 days ago

Attention Seekers

A unified and a collective togetherness,
As seen from a distance...
Is as it appears to be from the outside seen.
With that perceived believed.
Does not exist...
When from the inside,
Jealous attention seekers...
Have successfully infested,
...

by Lawrence S. Pertillar

added by lpahtillah
3 days ago

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