Jaded by Elizabeth Daniel — loftydreams101’s

Originally posted on Creative Talents Unleashed : Jade eyes, Melting the Sahara sand, Many men had speculated, What was her hidden agenda? Being in a place like this, Dusty bar stools, Smell of liquor and tattered dreams, She seemed like a jewel among thieves, Sauntering in quietly, Up to the counter, Softly she spoke, “Have you…

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I’m a Thorn in the Side of Love by Mark Andrew Heathcote — Creative Talents Unleashed

O, I’ll write a hundred gazelles? Each a flowers unopened bud Will unlock those passions intense That desire busting, hereof- And yes, I will draw your blood Them few last pulsating drops of love. I’m a thorn in the side of love Press me deep and I will delve Into the fires that bleed blood […]

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Climbing by Hugh Dysart — Creative Talents Unleashed

Fear runs like blood from a boxer, ankle deep and climbing Tangled rose garden mystery, poison ivy’s climbing Vote charmers, old boy picnics, coleslaw and creation Rebel flags, riverboat gamblers, gun shop slaves Orwellian scams, con man karma, Deja vu all over again Reincarnated voters, T.V. ballots, survey says? Opioid states […]

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Tracing Faces by Brenda-Lee Ranta — Creative Talents Unleashed

Distance has brought fragmented families fragmented friendships memories in photographs tracing faces with fingertips silent prayers said for them as eyes close for another night, in the dark, we wonder where our years have gone what time has eaten and digested Death has wrought silent ruminations, silent repentance, never spoken out loud memories in photographs […]

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Teardrops Fall in the Rain by Hugh Dysart — Creative Talents Unleashed

Shed your tears on my shoulder, give these hands the pain Let my heart be your shelter, teardrops fall in the rain Place your soul in a locket, hung on a golden chain Let my love be our shelter, teardrops fall in the rain My hand lights a candle, passion sparks the flame […]

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I Shall Hold You by Sue Lobo — Creative Talents Unleashed

Before your conception, you danced deep in my mind, As an idea & a plan, I held you close, for us to tight bind, And then in my womb & for nine months, you I had held, Blood, bone & soul, with a heartbeat to name & to meld. In my arms you […]

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Secret of Mother by Brenda-Lee Ranta — Creative Talents Unleashed

Waking in the morning To little faces of demand for time for love for service for Mother What is makes it so this irreverent title without fanfare applying to millions distinctive to you and them Meals whirl by her, on an endless assembly line washings that blow in the wind, will be […]

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Murmuring 1 by Brenda-Lee Ranta — Creative Talents Unleashed

two voices are speaking to you. One is the mind the other is the heart only one is worth having a conversation with © Brenda-Lee Ranta Excerpt from the book Heart Sounds $13.95 Plus Shipping ~ Available at CTU Publishing Group and Amazon.com About the Author Canadian born, Brenda-Lee Ranta resides in her […]

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The Price of Peace and Quiet — loftydreams101’s

Fatigued, on a noiseless day We nod back and forth Between empty songs And the witchery of sleep We fight for sunlight Then slide silently, To our havens in the shade To our purest of desires To be brought back to life, In the shadow of the world Having lost our spark Our lone chance […]

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Night Watch by Kristina Neal Mosley — Creative Talents Unleashed

Into the holes of stillness Lifted above dashing streams Into deeper wells inside of me Pivotal tete-at-tete There are multitudes In my skin, angels who Employ my body to feel safe Touching Circuits Beyond screams Ruminating findings Pieces of my mind I’d watch night and She’d watch me I am this […]

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