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Erica Ivory

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Young Man of the Cloth
by Joseph Langen

This is the story of the author's nine years in a Catholic seminary and monastery in the 1950's and 1960's...  
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Sharp slivers left behind..

Drops of blood ripple

the waters of the dieing.

An open wound..

Deep but not seen..

Wooden spears in the echoes

of this beating heart..

As hopelessness shatters dreams..

Ever so slowly drowning

in the bottomless black

of humanities blood filled ravine...

The heart always beating...

Yes, always bleeding..

Yet never never seen.


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Reviewed by Thomas Lanechanger
A painfully well-developed heartfelt composition! Excellent work.
Reviewed by Mitzi Jackson
wow....your lines full up so quickly
i sometimes have to catch myself and go back
you are a very creative pressence here!!!
Reviewed by Ronald Hull
The broken heart begins with splinters, one by one. Until the deed is done. Very good, Erica.

Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Very moving piece Erica!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Susan Barton (Reader)
beautifully painful write
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader)
Such a moving piece....
Reviewed by Peter Paton
Great to have you back Erica...You have been missed...
This is a very sad and moving pen...
Reviewed by Ted Sheridan (Reader)
Enjoyed your new work!
Reviewed by jude forese
just awesome! i felt your words reverberate within me ...
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie
This was so very sad, deeply poignant poetry,

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