Purple's Platitudes

nothing but words …

encouragement (as Jean Reno would say)

09 July 2013

encouragement (as Jean Reno would say)

 

effervescent words

rising reluctantly towards the top

of my half-empty glass

 

well-intentioned words

insightful truth

meant to uplift, encourage, inspire

 

honey-dripping words

melodiously falling

on ears deafened by clichéd redundancy

 

nothing but words

until I actually listen, believe,

and choose to make them my own.

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9 July, 2013 - Posted by | Poetry |

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