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The Literocracy of Lailah(1st column)

Posted by Lady Lailah aka Raison D' on April 7, 2009 at 3:59 PM Comments comments (8)
So many suffer in silence
Feeling the fear of being lone
In a world where individualism
Has become all too desirable
We no longer clearly see ourselves
As a part of a whole human race
Yet each of us unique, do share a bond
Within the love of friends or family
When all appears to be lost and forlorn
Know that somewhere in time and distance
Each one of us is seen and recognized
In the mirror of these human ey...
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Wishing(An Italian[Petrarchan]Sonnet)

Posted by Lady Lailah aka Raison D' on March 17, 2009 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (4)

Anguish so tortures these moments of truth
Heartache's harsh simmer builds to boil within
Watching these cancers so mangle my kin

Can't trade on my love to make their lives smooth
For Clarity's gift, I'd give my eye tooth
Nothing will make you find hope in chagrin
Observing loved one's pain twist y...

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Sand's Journey(A Sonnet)

Posted by Lady Lailah aka Raison D' on March 16, 2009 at 9:27 PM Comments comments (7)

Sand shifts to the bottom of the hourglass
Each grain a life moving to a new place
Fallen and found now within a fresh class
It sits, until forced on for the next race

Shifting sands signifying passing time
Moments too often taken for granted
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