The Life Guide

The Life Guide

His ideas converted
to the written essence of life
felt much like fraud,
but should have made
harshness stand alone
and charity more than
double or nothing.


Oh my, please don't copy my words without permission. Thank you.


Clockworkchris said...

Another 'perfect' piece. I would not change a thing. I read it over and over. You really weaved your words into something beautiful. The ending is numbing.

Marcia said...

Wow, thank you, Chris. I wasn't sure anyone would "feel" this one as much as I did. It was written in response to a prompt.

In my words:

This is but a one-sided conversation;
it takes you to make it more.

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