Posts tagged ‘Hermit Poet’

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  Unable to rest Must keep moving The shakes Own The Body   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   More On Peeling OFF Mental Illness…

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  Depression Tighter the vice Squeeze The happiness Out of me   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   More On Peeling OFF Mental Illness HERE…

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  Long term illness Steals A person’s freedom   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider…

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  Lost his appetite Everything Down hill From there   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please…

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  They rush to build A collection of guns Who are they Afraid of?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  She wore the  America flag On her shirt Carried a gun Husband died during The 2nd Gulf War   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021…

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  Palestinians Wait Change may never come Another Generation lost While Israel Prospers     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  Burma Protest March for freedom That never comes   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please…

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  Statue stood tall People fed up Pulled it down Start of a new day     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my…

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  No Remorse   A man Begs For his life   He gets shot anyway   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

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  When we lose hope Every part of our body Is Shriveled Like dry prunes   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

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  Old age Is good If it was a live Lived With gusto   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained,…

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  Sitting on park bench Under giant Ficus tree Peacefully His fingers gently Played the harp   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my…

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  Crowds gather Demanding Change How much really gets done?     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved…

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  Large sums of money changes hands He always eats At the same greasy spoon Men and women Come from faraway  To ask for a Loan…

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  Every night Whisky & Coke The only way to  Fall asleep   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or…

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  The human race Endless Fight Over  Religion   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider…

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  A man In the rain Holding  An umbrella Wandering When his luck  Will change   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

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  Naked Crunched down on the floor The  Man Is All Alone   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   More On Peeling OFF Mental Illness…

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  Slow motion Depression Takes its time Chewing away The happiness   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   More On Peeling OFF Mental Illness HERE…

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  Of course I have Moments when I cry Depression Feeds off The Tears   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   More On Peeling OFF…

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  Only working for food and shelter Leaves No  Time To Pursue the arts   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  Having fun Pealing Eating A Zipper Tangerine   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider…

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  Man Stood at his hot dog stand Taking Orders Dreaming Of one day owning  A restaurant   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If…

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  Humbly The monk Walked with his begging bowl   The tradition That Has Gone on for generations     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021…

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  Boys Kick around soccer ball Enjoying No responsibilities before They Become Adults     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  Stone angel Stood At the mountain top Keeping watch over the town   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained,…

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  Rainy day Bus stop   Sheltered  She never look up Reading her bible   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  Gigantic donations To the top schools Is Upper education fair?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved…

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  Little girl Sits at her desk Looking far away What will her future be?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

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  Those eyes No life Dead When did he die?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you,…

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  Things work for  Some This does not mean It will work for Others   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  Wide open fields When I look at this I see endless Possibilities in life   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

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  Married over 50 years Elderly couple Embracing each other Time just Flew on by Like flipping pages In a book   Copyright© Edge of Humanity…

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  Knick-knacks Filled the home She Does not Remember Where She Purchased Most of them     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my…

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  So long ago Knights rode horses Today Pilots Fly fighter jets Killings is all the same     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021  …

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  Old school house No longer used Long ago Children Left To face life’s challengers   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

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  He collected gold This was his God On his deathbed He cried Could not take it with him   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021…

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  If sadness does not Occur How would we ever Be able to Appreciate happiness?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

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  Endless waterfall Imagine  If we could live Forever   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please…

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  What can be more Relaxing than watching A butterfly float Through a Soft breeze?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  Fire came House gone All That Is Left Is A couple of photos   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  Working the rice fields The only work She have ever known The only work She will ever do Trapped in poverty She smiles   Copyright©…

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  Thinking of yesterday Brings me happiness These days Sadness Maybe tomorrow’s Contentment   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained,…

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  Stack of pancakes Mable syrup Simple food Brings pleasure to life   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or…

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  Flowers Bloom Die Is this not the way Of life?   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved…

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  Success Brings confidence Defeat Brings despair  Each one Is just the facts Of life   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

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  As we grow older Many Things Are no longer within Our grasp     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  Corner of the room Empty box Lifetime Of unfulfilled dreams    Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved…

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  The four men Each wanting something came with gifts To trade favors with the prince   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my…

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  Reading books Is like feeding mind With healthy food   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you,…

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  Large empty antique chalice Sits In the garden New place in life Pot to hold a bromeliad     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021…

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  Every day All day Bird Calls out for mate   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you,…

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  Sick everyday He toils away Tapping Keys   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider…

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  Severe anxiety Eats away Not only the mind But Also The flesh   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   More On Peeling OFF Mental…

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  Be careful Thoughts in our mind Can Sabotage Our Existence     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   More On Peeling OFF Mental Illness…

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  Old school friends meet Compare Success   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please consider a…

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  How can we compare Ourselves to others? Some have more Some have less   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  Sometimes When overrun The Only option Is to let go of it all   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  Impossible To satisfy everyone Is not a 1/2 cup Of tea enough   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained,…

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  Tree grows Old leaves fall Tomorrow New leaves grow again   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved…

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  She stood there Arm stretched out Waiting For invisible gift   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved…

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  Over nothing really Two men Ready to begin A bar fight Then They shook hands And just laughed   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021…

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  Do not read too much Into it It will only cause  Delusion   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained,…

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  Having fun Is playing And Feasting In a watermelon patch   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved…

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  Comforting Hearing the thunderstorm come From a distance   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or moved you, please…

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  Men and women Stood in line Waiting For the loaf of bread   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained,…

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  Holding hands Laughing Yelling They danced under a Giant Oak tree   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained, or…

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  Losing all dreams Turns To An empty shell of a person       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped,…

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  Sitting on the desert sand They listened Attentively To the Holy Man Read The  Quran     Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If…

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Indonesia bus ride throughout the rural area looking out my window I see rice farmers with a big smile waving at all of us in the…

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Burma sitting in a small restaurant by the front window enjoying my dinner until a shabby dressed boy stood up to the window with his hand…

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he grew up privileged everything sterile    never look at poverty or the ugly part of life         Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021…

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she pushes her cart with everything she owns around a five or six block area never asking for a handout totally surviving on her own  …

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My cart and I Small aisle No place to go Traffic jam between fruits and vegetables  She backed up  Smiled Allowing me to pass “BLESSED” Was…

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always needs to be part of a group unfortunately someplace along the way lost self       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If…

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shots of spicy rum staring at the typewriter soon the words will come       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry…

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trust powerful word when broken dissolves down drain of emptiness         Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   If my poetry helped, entertained,…

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my 59th birthday now pushing 60 Just give me an exotic home cooked meal with a couple bottles of Heineken beers and some great sex with…

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of course  I recognize your success just do not talk down to me I know I’m stuck in a ditch struggling while you are getting rich…

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weeds grow Where are the flowers? I hear a bird sing outside I’m to busy chasing ghosts in my mind confused depressed unable to function another…

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  the chain turning destroyer mental illness without much effort can ravage a family        Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021   More On…

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He endures antidepressant here benzo there down beers shots of whiskey anxiety beast needs to be fed count the seconds survived another day      …

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  panic attack comes to say hello brings gifts of sweating hyperventilating dry -heaves extreme nausea  that lasts for hours or days no relief how can…

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  How do I find it to write through mental illness? I just put ink to the paper and tap the typewriter keys.   Copyright© Edge…

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Poetry is like going full speed on a rollercoaster than suddenly come to a complete stop.       Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2021  …