Removing The Mask




Flip an hourglass
twist an image
shatter a mirror
revealing creation

Conform to the same old
contorting to average
stereotypical
predictable, standard

Arise through the sky
overlooking your earth
undertaking the task
of removing the mask



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Strum away at the strings

melodic Heaven

penetrating

your hearing



Lost in sound's sea

swimming through keys

whispering

listening



Play the harp

like a heart

like a beat

skillfully



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when and

where and

why and

how ?


ask not

speak not

think not

only hear


an idea

a concept

a notion

for motion


to listen

to heed

to react

to achieve

to renew

to believe

to escape

to conceive



© copyright Ben D.A - 2012



Comments 9 comments

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BeyondMax 4 years ago from Sydney, Australia

Love the force, the aggression, the power, startlingly invigorating!


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Wayne Brown 4 years ago from Texas

Lots going on here, Ben. I really liked the way you delivered the message here. Voted UP. WB


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A.A. Zavala 4 years ago from Texas

Awesome poem and music. Thank you for sharing.


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Docmo 4 years ago from UK

superior word crafting Ben, you can lead a heart through a myriad emotions and can always be thought provoking too. Brilliant!


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Eiddwen 4 years ago from Wales

Great work and thanks for sharing.

Take care

Eddy.


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Senoritaa 4 years ago

Interesting read. Flows beautifully.


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nighthag 4 years ago from Australia

Wonderful flow that pulls the reader effortlessly in

A great write again :)


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BenWritings 4 years ago from Save me from, Tennessee Author

Thanks Randy! I did like the rhythm as well


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Randy Behavior 4 years ago from Near the Ocean

I liked these. You really have some rhythm going.

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