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My Home MAG

April 15, 2010
By Therea Begay BRONZE, Tuba City, Arizona
Therea Begay BRONZE, Tuba City, Arizona
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My home is broken
raging violence of whispers
a sad silent voice

the blank mind of love
a thick fog of confusion
thoughts of a memory

Why is it that we
suffer the quiet courage
of not speaking out

a desperate scream
looking for a face of hope
hugs become a wish

The author's comments:
i felt confused and sad at the moment i sat at home. but no one's family is perfect so i don't expect mine to be

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aphids77 said...
on Jan. 5 2012 at 6:01 pm
aphids77, Holly Springs, North Carolina
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no doubt best haiku i've ever read.

on Oct. 8 2010 at 5:08 pm
IamtheshyStargirl PLATINUM, Lothlorien, Utah
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Favorite Quote:
Boredom instigates extreme creativity.

"Bowing gratefully to all of my subjects, 'thank you. Thank you. The pleasure is mine." Nah, I'm just kidding. We're all kings together.'"

This is, I'm not sure what it is. Do I really want to label it? Maybe I should just leave  it at this; it was beautiful, in my eyes, lovely and compelling imagery.

Thanks for posting, and, congratulations on getting it published :)

on Oct. 7 2010 at 7:30 pm
communicativedistractions PLATINUM, Fall City, Washington
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Favorite Quote:
"I miss you like an alcoholic misses toothpaste."

awesome job! I love it!