Tomorrow's Today

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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

Tomorrow's Today

Yesterday I stated tomorrow's today
So far and away so close to decay
Fast-forward foreshadowed to play
A statued state of mind I rewind
To the zeros, tears burn holes through mirrors
Reflecting pieces of me
As if once I was a red rose dancing to black years
Leaving fragments in black holes
A cracked stem shackled by thorns
Kisses formed by a history of soil

There was a dry spell
Until ink poured from my eyes
To drink the poison I despise and
Paint my skin elegantly, emphasized by
The truth of whom writes within me
I am simply a spectator
A translator of this foreign member inside me

Excempt from purpose or direction
I will continue to follow sorrow
Like a broken clock to tomorrow
Calendar of Monee, paint melts the days
Twenty years from now, thirty years from now
Is today
Yesterday I stated tomorrow's today
So far and away so close to decay

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lucky62 commented on Tomorrow's Today

08-01-2009

this became more clear once i read through it twice i'm speechless

cliftondurant commented on Tomorrow's Today

07-29-2009

you must find perpose in life and in each day I live for today and tommorrow is not promise good poem

pocketofdreams6

01/15/2010

Thank you brother, this is one of my favorite poems I've ever written, but never really got a lot of feedback! Thanks for taking the time to comment! Seriously!

The true philosopher and the true poet are one, and a beauty, which is truth, and a truth, which is beauty, is the aim of both.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, American Poet (1803-1882)

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