Just a Day in Woodland Hills

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  • pocketofdreams6
  • If I speak in the tongues of men and angels, but have not love, I have become sounding brass or a tinkling symbol. And if I have prophecy and know all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. And if I dole out all my goods, and if I deliver my body that I may boast but have not love, nothing I am profited. Love is long suffering, love is kind, it is not jealous, love does not boast, it is not inflated. It is not discourt

Just a Day in Woodland Hills

String them along
Those wooden boys
With dreams of becoming real
Already inscribed in fates pages
The path is clear
Mapped out with fear
For destination death
A red X marks your treasure
Heaven is waiting
Sleeping in the stomach of a whale
Finding your fire?
Your desire for art
As the paint wears off
Scratched and chipped
Half grim and broken
Choking on the bones
Your hollow frame is getting restless
Of the every day mess you make
Of all that is beautiful around
She guides your hand
Matches with the devil
Up the mountain of life
At the top you see the smoke
Passing by the signs
They read: Do Not Pass
              Highly Flammable
Hypnotized by the eye in the sky
You never notice
Mindless autopilot on
You’ve reached the climax
Death, into the fire you walk
The end, nothing exciting
Just a day in Woodland Hills.

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SuSpence commented on Just a Day in Woodland Hills

04-23-2010

Nice pocket, I always have to read your work more than once, first to appreciate the beauty of your words and second to understand the beauty of thier meaning.

dumplin commented on Just a Day in Woodland Hills

04-22-2010

To not be remembered has to be the worst fate of all.

Doshima commented on Just a Day in Woodland Hills

04-22-2010

A poem exressing a path of beauty, desire, art , finall reaching a climax of Death. in smple terms.

origionalmerlin commented on Just a Day in Woodland Hills

04-22-2010

great word choice and rambling prose in a hipster beat flavor.. great images and good transport thanks for the good read.

Rhymer commented on Just a Day in Woodland Hills

04-22-2010

I like the intensity of this write culminating into just another day in Woodland Hills. Excellent write.

Poetry is not a turning loose of emotion, but an escape from emotion.

T. S. Eliot (1888-1965) American-English poet and playwright.

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