BrooksLooks @ Sanctuary

SANCTUARY
Brooks Bradbury

Lord deliver me
from lame poetry
from cloying phrases
that are sickly sweet
don’t quite rhyme
miss the beat

Lord spare me from mediocrity
especially the over-wrought
terse trite verse
what could be worse?

Lord deliver me
from lame poetry
from admonishing verses
that look down from on high
to us heathen souls
who live and die

Lord deliver me
from lame poetry
instead give me poems
that move my soul
that shake my bones
that rock and roll
that ask the questions
i may never frame

Lord delivery me
from poems
(including my own)
that are lame

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