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  June 2022     8 days ago

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A Difficult Route

When I was young, struggling with a conclusion
I often ponder how I survived so much confusion
I listened intensely but did not hear
Another casualty of intense fear
An infant looking for a way out
So I grew close to both booze and doubt

by John E. Templeton

added 4 months ago
A Tangled Web

The words have been famously spoken
Left me broken, my interior not open
What a tangled web we often weave
When we conspire to only deceive
Myself is who I most misguide
Within the myths of an uncaring pride
I was still thankful in my...

by John E Templeton

added 1 year ago
Realm Of Insight

Focused since I said hey to forty two
Then I shortly knew
It was hardly me, it was mostly you
I may feel isolated but never by oneself
With His hand I always return from bad health
The good book sitting comfortably loved on the shelf

by Johnny Whispers

added 1 year ago
God's Purpose

On occasion without answer
Feeling lost not pleasant
Perhaps the answer was present
Not able to be recognized
My sight blurred in both eyes
Unwilling to listen, unable to see
The past or what the future will be
Thoughts clouded in anger

by John E Templeton

added 1 year ago
Continue On

To continue on I must, each day I awake
So that I Can prepare for every step I wish to take
Make sure my grateful word is all the more heard
First I thank God, then move each step forward
Less doubt, I leave fate on the fingers of the master...

by JohnnyScribbles78

added 1 year ago

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