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Lonely World

Posted by Felicite Piper on January 20, 2013 at 6:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Darkness seeps in through the cracks as the world settles down

 

the memories and questions once suppressed by daylight now surround

 

pos...

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Excess Baggage

Posted by Felicite Piper on July 12, 2011 at 10:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Unzip

Peel back the cover

Time to get rid of the things that make it hard to love her

Expose the unnecessary

Separate what holds you ba...

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Self Destruct

Posted by Felicite Piper on July 12, 2011 at 1:18 PM Comments comments (0)

Time is ticking

Down a path

No plan in place

You do the math

Placed in har...

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Introvert, Poetry in Motion series

Posted by Felicite Piper on July 9, 2011 at 8:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Keep it bottled up, tight

Sharing causes chaos, so keep it light

Avert your eyes; keep your head down low

Prepare a non-descript expression, so they'll never know

Nod through the conversation or...

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Poetry in Motion Series Introduction

Posted by Felicite Piper on July 9, 2011 at 7:39 PM Comments comments (0)

While walking today I started thinking of some great lines for a poem.  Well since I am walking to reach a weight loss goal, I didn't want to stop just to write a poem. So, I decided to write while I walked. And so began my new poetry series entitled, "Poetry in Motion." Stay tuned for more coming soon!

Runaway

Posted by Felicite Piper on July 8, 2011 at 5:59 PM Comments comments (0)

1 Hastily packing up everything I think I'll need to survive

Leaving behind what's most important,

What's kept me alive

2 Make a break for it

When I ...

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Aftermath

Posted by Felicite Piper on June 19, 2011 at 12:21 PM Comments comments (1)

Waves of loves destruction wash over me

Displacing hope and progress,

taking life to places I thought it'd never be

tsunami

 

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Paradox

Posted by Felicite Piper on June 18, 2011 at 5:01 PM Comments comments (0)

1_Take me or leave me

Hate me or need me

See right through me

or blindly overlook me

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Extinguish

Posted by Felicite Piper on June 14, 2011 at 12:46 PM Comments comments (0)

Buried deep in confusion

I digress

Covered thick with disillusion

I oppress

The urge to be an optimist

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In a Perfect World

Posted by Felicite Piper on June 14, 2011 at 12:44 PM Comments comments (0)

in a perfect world

we would have made it through

overcame life's distractions

experienced love in a rose colored hue

what a view

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Detach

Posted by Felicite Piper on June 14, 2011 at 12:42 PM Comments comments (0)

Lost and sometimes not trying to be found

Afraid to look around

Feet firmly placed on sinking ground

Just a shell

A deep well

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Mosaic

Posted by Felicite Piper on June 14, 2011 at 12:32 PM Comments comments (0)

Broken

Shattered

regret ensues.

Cause of the da...

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Erosion

Posted by Felicite Piper on December 29, 2010 at 12:22 PM Comments comments (1)

The water rushes over me and shapes me as it sees fit

No discretion as to what is washed away, taking whatever it can get

Pieces of me lost as I am hit by the debris found in the water

Changing me little by little and at ti...

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Disoriented

Posted by Felicite Piper on December 29, 2010 at 12:01 PM Comments comments (0)

Slowly opening her eyes

She begins to realize

Something has gone horribly wrong

Signals go off in her head

As her mind is lead

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Phoenix Unrisen

Posted by Felicite Piper on December 29, 2010 at 11:45 AM Comments comments (1)

Glorious! Victorious! spiritless....

the unrisen phoenix.

Expectation,

must rise to the occasion,

out of the ashes,

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