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Max Burchett: a writer, singer and songwriter, a crooner, a teller of tales, a dream maker, soul shaker and captivator, hoping that in verse and prose he prevails. Max Burchett is president of the charity Golden Hearts that provides support to Ukrainian war refugees.

  May 2023     22 days ago

Submitted Poems 26 total

It Happened In A Dream

I am not sure if I should tell this tale,
Since it is an imagining, not real.
Yet it was an episode I want to remember
In real life, January to December.

Still in deepest slumber I vaguely heard
What sounded to be a distant door open,
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by Maxwell Sebastian Burchett

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Twos

A curious thing I have observed in life’s grand scheme,
In this world, vast and extreme,
There is a profound duality that forever exists.
A rule of twos persists.

Could good be understood
If evil did not exist?
Would virtue be appreciated...

by Maxwell Sebastian Burchett

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Where Art Thou

Where Art Thou
by Max Burchett

Would that I can find
That through love
I should see, though blind,
The pathway to the will...

by Maxwell Sebastian Burchett

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The Voyage

Maxwell Sebastian Burchett

Set sail on an ocean,
An unknown sea,
At times adrift, unknown destination,
No compass or charts to see.

No return to original harbor
I must sail on,
Perilous to halt, cannot anchor
In this ship not chosen.
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by Maxwell Sebastian Burchett

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Again

This poem used for the lyrics of the pop song of the same name. Available on SoundCloud at soundcloud.com/maxburchett/again

by Max Burchett

Just between you and me,
This is how it should be.
I promise,
I’ll be here.
Think I always knew,
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by Maxwell Sebastian Burchett

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added 6 months ago
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Thank you!!!

22 days ago

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Thanks so much! Glad you liked it. Best, Max

5 months ago

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Clever writing! I suppose "sense" is not a perfect measure, ha. Kudos to you. Best, Max

5 months ago

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Thanks as always for your comments!! Greatly appreciated. Complex issue. Not easily fixed. Best, Max

6 months ago

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Yes, homeless everywhere it seems.

6 months ago

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Well said! Thank you for your comments. Greatly appreciated. Best to you there, Max

6 months ago

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Yes, sometimes best. Although more difficult. But you've done it here. Kudos! Max

6 months ago

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Thanks as always for your comments! Much appreciated! Best, Max

6 months ago

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Thanks! Glad you like it. And I appreciate your comments! Best, Max

6 months ago

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Yes, here's hoping for somehow things improve! Best, Max

6 months ago

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Ha, yes the clean rap version!

6 months ago

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Hi Heather, Thanks for commenting. I guess mine is coffee, ha. Best, Max

6 months ago

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Thank you for your kind comment. Greatly appreciated. Best to you, Max

7 months ago

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Yes, so true! Kudos on your writings. Best, Max

7 months ago

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Thanks as always! I appreciate your kind comments on my poems! Best, Max

7 months ago

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