Tag Archives: Breath

THE DEVIL CANNOT BUY YOUR SOUL

The devil cannot buy your soul. It’s only you can sell it. And if you do, don’t then dare lie– at least, don’t lie to you— your story’s writ it’s best you own it, don’t condone it– scrape any honor … Continue reading

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ESCAPE VELOCITY IS HIGH

Escape velocity is high. . . We’re bound to gravitas, our weighty planet, made of water, mud and rock and moss, in such a way that is what is– we did not plan it . . We can build a … Continue reading

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SLIPPED THROUGH MY FINGERS, HELD MY TONGUE

That does it. Slipped right through my fingers. Held my tongue. Come quips and queues. A sting that lingers. . . No matter– Just calm and lull the present chatter then pause a breath fill up to brim, and void … Continue reading

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AS HARD AS HARD AS HARD

As hard as hard as hard can get (not really), remember +++++you’ve still got more cards– +++++including laughter– +++++and, +++++it’s quite clear, +++++despite your fear, +++++you’re walking, kicking– +++++not dead yet. . . And things will feel much easier with … Continue reading

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KEEP YOUR MUSIC COMING

Do keep your music coming, True, deep , pure– Use it– it’s stunning. . . But, wait a minute– Hark, now!– I think your muse is humming, It flows through veins and cells and brains and spirit and your very … Continue reading

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NOW I BREATHE ME DOWN TO SLEEP

Now I breathe me down to sleep. . . the winter’s turned. . . I still have breath and a trusty, good heartbeat, which, on this earth, now still plod on though, in my haste, I’ve plum forgot to shed … Continue reading

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WHAT IF YOU WERE GOD?

If God were you, and you were God, and your people got all prayerful, their praises would feel awful nice– and thank yous, too– but, of petitions, begs and pleas, you’d also tend to get an earful. Your answers could … Continue reading

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