from poet to poet -glass jar.

By soul_versing

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don't lose your edge,
dear poet,
when life stretches its limbs
to contort its brow in mockery.

hold tight.
everything once broken can regain shine.

i, too
have felt pain
drowning in the nothingness
of regurgitated nonsense.

-where nothing is everything
& everything is nothing-

behold --my glass jar--
where every painstaking thought
(that wept from this misunderstood pen)
found refuge.

further inside,
deep down,
where nothing consumes the everything
you'll find...

there's always room for one more tragedy.


Behold --a shattered glass jar--
where the hell's my glue?


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you can't fix what's destroyed,
but you can turn it into art
for someone else's admiration💋

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Copyright 2019 J.L. Verdiguel
Published on Thursday, October 24, 2019.     Filed under: "Ironic" and "Poetry"

Author's Note:

This birthday girl turned 35 today💋
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  • soul_versing On Friday, October 25, 2019, soul_versing (1096)By person wrote:

    Thanks my loves 🖤💋 Scholar

  • Lil Rorschach On Friday, October 25, 2019, Lil Rorschach (188)By person wrote:

    really liked the line there is more room for tragedy that is very true, nice write.

  • Sudos On Friday, October 25, 2019, Sudos (165)By person wrote:

    I feel like this is something I really needed today, thank you. Hope you have a wonderful birthday!

  • DarkPoet On Thursday, October 24, 2019, DarkPoet (245)By person wrote:

    May your jar never run out of room. Keep it all safe in there! Happy birthday! Scholar

  • TropicalSnowstorm On Thursday, October 24, 2019, TropicalSnowstorm (1772)By person wrote:

    Happy birthday! Yup, you can always fit one more tragedy in that jar. Ciao, T/S Scholar

  • Commander_Cadaver On Thursday, October 24, 2019, Commander_Cadaver (263)By person wrote:

    Happy birthday. And such an inspirational write that anyone can relate to. Thank you.

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