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Shadows
Lurked against the grey barks
A prowling menace
Unleashed
By an idle mind  

Forever in wait
The boy swayed
Tussling in fear
At home, in the clutches
Of his raging concern

As the bustling world
Unsheathed
Truthfully spawned
From his bothered
And lonesome mind

Surely
There was no malice
Stalking fiends
Watchful
Of his foolishly
Planted treads

Surely
He was alone
Far-gone in his worry
Ensnared
By his murderous dreams

For all noises loom
With vicious want
In the treachery of solitude
In nature’s slithering deceit
My shoveling efforts
Were a weary
And death-bound cause

Dealing in earth
A defiler
Of long lost years

By nightly fog
I seethed with hunger  
To relive
To restore
The asylums of old  

Yet I reaped
Only torrents
Of dingy sweat

Fruitless, hollow
And tumbling
Fated
For my own grave
Of endless remorse
I am deeply devoted
To my every
Festering concern  

As I wearily descend
From the lonely
Spire of rage

From the zenith
Where I gushed
In fervent pints

Engulfed
By the world
And its every
Death-bearing spark

I am now lost
Among inner perils  
As scores are minced
In the frenzy
Of timeless panic

Scattered I remain
Prowling the fringes
Of an era
I can never fully know
Hellfire strangles
All poor
Devoted fools

The heartfelt swarm
Of the young
Cradled in the folds
Of their smoldering wrath  

At daybreak’s
Auburn and deathly toll
Where the primal reigns
Full
With mechanized fury

It bursts forth
On heaving
Metallic beasts

Relentless
In their thundering crawl
To feed on crimson valor

At home
Beneath the shrill
Murdering torrents
Of scalding iron  
I was never involved
Enthralled
By the world’s
Turning chorus

Its faded mantra
Dwelt softly
Divorced
From my hearth  
Of home-brewed distress

For I was
The dearly departed fool
The internal rover
Unhinged
And loyal to silence  

The spectator
Who never truly coursed
With the restless
Swill of valor

In the infinite
Sprawling shadow
Full, with ruthless want  
I had a dream about time traveling back to the 1920s. I married Josephine Baker and began a career as a novelist in Harlem. Why do I always dream about escaping the present? Also, happy valentines day! 
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Sunflowers-And-Fur Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2015
Happy birthday, hope you have an awesome day! :)
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Loftydreams101 Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2015   Writer
It has been pretty stellar so far. Thank you! :) 
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NaturalDreamer18 Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2015
Happy birthday!
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Loftydreams101 Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2015   Writer
Thank you!
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NaturalDreamer18 Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2015
You're welcome! 8)
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Loftydreams101 Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2015   Writer
Thank you so much for this! Truthfully  I feel I so undeserving 
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NaturalDreamer18 Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2015
You're very welcome! Now, now, you definitely deserve it. ^^ Everyone deserves to have their story/poem narrated. You have worked very hard and I can tell in your piece. All I can say is never give up.
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Fourteenthwill Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2015
You need so much more credit on your work! They're all so well written, keep on writing! :)
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Loftydreams101 Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2015   Writer
Thank you so much. I definitely keep writing. Its what i love to do. :) 
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