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Hello! I believe that nothing soothes the weary soul quite like poetry, and I am happy to be apart of community in which the love for the art can be shared!

Submitted Poems 4 total

The Crone’s Whip

On the longest night
the Crone arrives with her whip,
and splits my lip,
but the air is too frozen to let it bleed.

The Crone takes my cheeks
between her wiry palms and,
chaps them ‘till I cannot feel the ravage of winter.

She lashes at...

by Mysteryfaithandlove

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added 6 months ago
The Weight of the World

Anneliese, Anneliese,
es alle gut, Anneliese?

You were the beacon of Bavaria,
the light of the mountains,
the daughter, even a Mother Superior,
would wish for.

Now here you lie,
you are going to die.

Who is killing you Anneliese?

by Mysteryfaithandlove

added 7 months ago
An Icarus

They found his body,
high in the rafters.
The cops said he had gone into action,
after school.

Behind the bleachers.
away from the teachers,
his feet never touched the ground.

They tried not to cry,
but there are pins singeing the eyes,

by Mysteryfaithandlove

added 7 months ago
I Bend the Knee for None Other Than Love

You are waiting and so are they.
In this moment of power, everyone stands at its core while,
I hover.

I have been commanded by you,
to bend the knee,
to place my lips on your ring.
I long for the days when we would kiss each other’s wrists,

by Mysteryfaithandlove

added 7 months ago

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Latest Comments: 10 total
Great poem! I feel a bit cleansed
Myself after reading this poem, almost like a spell to wash away negativity!

6 months ago

I can feel your frustration, Jocel, and it is something so hard to put into words, but you did just that! You did great with this piece.

7 months ago

Great piece! Especially love the last 3 lines!

7 months ago

Great piece! I could really feel your initial frustration, then the reassurance of your ending thought! Hope everything goes well for you when the company closes.

7 months ago

Happy Diwali! What a great poem to commemorate the day!

7 months ago

Great piece!

7 months ago

Love the vibe of solitude your piece has!

7 months ago

So very touching

7 months ago

Great tribute to the Ukrainian forces trying to free their country! And I hop the same as you, that their hard work will pay off soon!

7 months ago

Wonderful little piece! It’s like I can feel the fresh breath of spring, while reading this☺️

8 months ago


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