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Forward Movement

06.09.19 Posted in today's words by

Murray Dunlap’s most recent poem to appear here was “Pace” (May 2019). Forward Movement By Murray Dunlap In dire need of validation In dire need of hope We spin our gears in tedious plays to gain forward movement Profit, security, sanity, love We hope for more And more But we backpedal in times of conflict […]


Pace

05.05.19 Posted in today's words by

Murray Dunlap’s most recent poem to appear here was “The Cheater” (March 2019).  Pace By Murray Dunlap In a world without time Manic blooms In a world without stop Energies lack direction But hold on to God And pace your desires Take unleavened bread And drink the wine The fundamentals reward And learning what is […]


Cheater

03.11.19 Posted in today's words by

Murray Dunlap’s most recent poem to appear here was “The Truth About Love” (February 2019).  Cheater By Murray Dunlap Having cheated death I am fearless I was given a paper-thin chance to survive I survived Now I work for perfection In my art In my words In my soul I fear imperfection I do not […]


The Truth About Love

02.10.19 Posted in today's words by

Murray Dunlap’s most recent poem to appear here was “Exquisite Slumming” (January 2019). The Truth about Love By Murray Dunlap At times, we stammer About this and that, and end with ‘I love you’ At times, we mean it But mostly, we go through the motions We take comfort in repetition The words fall from […]


Exquisite Slumming

01.09.19 Posted in today's words by

Murray Dunlap’s most recent poem to appear here was “A Design of Life” (November 2018). Exquisite Slumming By Murray Dunlap Lost presence of mind Found an exquisite way to slum Time in excess, wander Blessedly, write Words may give insight Pleasure freely given The time of words The time to slum Words on paper Thoughts […]


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