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  A Simple Man
by J. Allen Wilson
Sunday, December 26, 2004
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A Simple Man:


 


 


Your lips foretold to me of this approaching time,


as they spoke of curses in the dark passages of rhyme.


Yet, I never felt or saw of the world of which you so freely speak.


Nor have I felt the movement of the dark spirits you so desperately seek.


For I am but a plain and simple man


Who has put his faith in the Master's hand.


I know not of this blackness, nor of its secret need,


As I have chosen to follow and no longer in apathy lead.


For those ways were errant on my part,


and led me to the pity of an unruly heart.


So, tell me…


How is it you say?


That my words of light are misdirected


and ring of false hope for a better day.


Yet, unto me you speak of curses


brought forth from poems of death.


Must I acquiesce to this buggery


And fall victim to your charade?


Nay…


For I am but a simple man


Who may only point out the darkness


So that some may see…


Oh, that some may see


The nearing light which comes forth


from the Masters perfect plan.


 


J. Allen Wilson © 2004


 


Many there be which say of your soul


There is neither hope nor heaven…


just the darkness of deaths hold.


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Reviewed by jude forese 12/27/2004
i like your approach and perspective in this poem ... (will get back soon)
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 12/27/2004
Excellently insightful, this was wonderful,

Reindeer
Reviewed by E T Waldron 12/26/2004
J Allen An enlightened poem to uplift the doubting spirit!
Wonderful work,thanks for sharing!Eileen
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 12/26/2004
Al, I have been called "simple" myself, but I don't think it meant the same thing...LOL! Peace, Ed & Rufuz

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