Struggling Bastard Poetry

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Poetry by Ingrid Jennings The pain on my soul scrambles my thoughts into fuming desires blazing in my body ready to take hold of all sins from hell. Fighting though fatigue, I cry out for The Lord. Satan answers quite quickly devouring my anguish, feeding off my demonic ravings. Receive me dear Lord! Answer my… [Continue Reading]

Past, Present, Future Poetry

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Poetry about Life Past, Present, Future Just write about the good, the bad, The lingering pain stewing in my soul Just write and hope it someday Diminishes Hope time heals the wounds of a broken soul. Hope love will conquer all But in the mean time while hope is brewing….. Do I lie in bed… [Continue Reading]

History of Poetry

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History of Poetry There is a pleasure in poetic pains / Which only poets know. – William Cowper A brief look at the history of poetry. Poetry is a form of communication that predates literacy itself. Original poetic form was a device that was created to remember oral history, stories, the law and genealogy. Poetry… [Continue Reading]

Candlesticks and Ashes

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CANDLESTICKS AND ASHES Wax just melted away upon my body, drop by drop, devouring my every spot. The seconds were hours of torment. The minutes, days of sadness and despair. My body sweats with thirst, my tongue drenched with dryness, my thoughts, no thoughts, just a long itching of pain scattered in the breeze. Candlesticks… [Continue Reading]

Midnights Cruelty

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Midnights Cruelty Heavy lids, Watery eyes, A lite yawn flow in the air If only sleep could pierce  my thoughts But fear keeps sleep in a distance ream. So her I sit and ponder away Keeping dreams in midnight’s mist. The cruel ness of night, Laughing in the dark Making fun Of it’s vitems nightmares… [Continue Reading]