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Literature
I missed it...
I missed it.
All the minutes,
ganged up on me in ambush,
crushing me in an instant.
Slipping by,
In plain sight and in darkness,
they mounted their assault,
with a relentless, compassionless
determination.
And I missed it.
Sure, I saw the hours
pass by like cars in traffic.
I saw the days,
flow through light and dark.
And yes, the months,
that came and went with the seasons.
But I missed the minutes,
the magical moments
that held the keys of true happiness,
the gift of God we often overlook,
until they’re gone.
I missed it,
but not as much
as I miss her.
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Literature
Sublime-Rhyme
I lie in bed,
red streams,
beams, into tired eyes.
Why's, run through my head,
dead, to an 'outside' world,
hurled, from my dreams.
Seems that I wake,
break, into a day,
way off center.
Winter is near,
here to freeze,
seize,  my soul.
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Literature
can't never could do
i feel a need
to Cum-
mings again.
if i ever
wasn't not going
to do it,
now is not the time.
why would i
can't do nothing
i shouldn't be
able to do?
even as i write
this, my hair grays
as the words
fade.
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Literature
Perspective
The sky was perplexed
with the idea of black
and white and blue
and gray.
But the sea didn't mind,
it had seen worse
and better
and all points in between.
But the moon just laughed,
observing,
with a perfect smile,
above all.
And I,
I stood alone,
watching, oblivious
to all the fervor.
Thinking,
about my pitiful life
as the world
left me behind.
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Literature
Future-Present-Past
I
I would ask you
to be my sunburn,
not so my skin crawls,
but to feel the warmth.
                        in my bones,
                        I feel the earth—
                        move
I would ask you
to cut my throat,
so I can feel my blood
flow. (emo I know)
                        a wet smooch
                        of rain drops—
      
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Literature
Tsunami and Cherry
reborn-
in a tsunami
of sakura
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Literature
Dichotomy
War,
a battle we all fight,
with one demon or another,
a person,
a thing,
a drug,
a vice,
ourselves…
War,
a necessary thing,
to truly be alive,
we must fight,
to live,
to fight.
War,
without it there is no love,
no joy,
no peace,
for without a fight,
what is a thing worth?
War,
it gives us everything we need,
to survive,
to prosper,
to be alive.
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Literature
Some feathered haiku...
`
silence
from the night sky
talons, then beak
--
feathers
fluttering in the wind
of a passing car
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Literature
Haiku - 11-28-10
`
my haiku
shattered
- winter wind
`
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Well, in reading this a couple of times, the thing that keeps throwing me is the dragon reference in the fist stanza and the shark refe...

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MSJames
inking loosely
Artist
United States
Current Residence: Here
Favourite genre of music: Progressive Metal, Heavy Metal, Jazz
Favourite photographer: Deviants: billsabub, Perry Gallegher
Operating System: XP
MP3 player of choice: iTunes
Skin of choice: Soft and supple
Favourite cartoon character: Earthworm Jim
Personal Quote: "I never knew how much I didn't know..."
Interests
it seems I am writing again! Just something to keep me occupied while I am out of town and working. But whatever it takes, right?

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MSJames Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2012
Glad to hear you are doing well! And are still around! :)
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meerkat14 Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2011
hi dude. great signature you have there. that is all.
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AbCat Featured By Owner Jul 16, 2011   Writer
Poke poke poke.
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MSJames Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2011
:poke:

How's things?
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AbCat Featured By Owner Jul 24, 2011   Writer
I've just moved home again. Am now in the village of Porkellis in Cornwall. Just one more year of my degree to go. I'm heading for a 2:1 currently. Really want to up my game and get a first.

How about yourself?
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TwilightsFall Featured By Owner Jun 1, 2010
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Hey bro, long time no see..I no longer have writers block anymore, so posting again and reading some...seen people come and go as well. Hope all is alright!
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MSJames Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2010
Hey man! Glad to hear you're writing again! I'm here a little, off and on, but I have loads of new photography equipment, and I'm trying my best to get into shooting locally, which means less time here. But it's good to hear from you, thanks! :)
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brennennn Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2010  Hobbyist Writer
:)
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MSJames Featured By Owner Jun 7, 2010
:D
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radiophonic Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2010   General Artist
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