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Such As I Am
by m r w

Monday, November 10, 2003

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Sometimes we need to explore the truths that we are blind to see about our nature.


Though I struggle to believe


I am more than most perceive


In gazing through reflected eyes


In the mirror I self deceive


 


Is it me that lays me low?


Sabotaged by what I know?


Shackled here I canít leg go


At war with all the anger flows


 


Stripped and naked now I go


Toward the light that begs me home


To the shelter of your soul


The only place my love can grow


 


You take me in such as I am


Lonely, battered and confused


Blind to all thatís circumstance


Forgiving all Iíve failed to do


 


And in the quiet of your arms


In your shelter safe and warm


I close my eyes and drift to peace


A poet born, warrior deceased


 


 


copyright Ė Michael R. Wood - 2003

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Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 9/19/2006
Oh splendid offering!!

"And in the quiet of your arms

In your shelter safe and warm

I close my eyes and drift to peace

A poet born, warrior deceased


Love Tinka
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 11/10/2003
A peaceful, devotional write. Thank you. Love and peace, Regis.
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