Reblog: Malady Peg by Jodine

An interesting poem by my friend, Jodine.
I convinced her to post this. Don’t be afraid to show your dark side!
Self expression through art of any kind is nothing to be ashamed of!

xoxo
Drem

Poetry Out West

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Artist: Unknown

You build a picture of me
outside the elongated square –
peg shaped box
I find myself circling.

each single step
widens – following
two side steps lengthening
nearly five decades deep

before I’m back in the shit,
standing in front of the same scale
stained window or solid Oak door,
or Samsung S4;

my self imposed barricade,
chain and key close
to my heart – safe, keep.
trusting no one,

except a chain gang
of miscreants and misfits
mulling over life just right.
subliminal messages

only those in the know can
decipher wisdom in code – words
biting off more than we can chew
at times, like these.

you help, build a picture of me
outside the elongated square –
peg shaped box
I find myself picking apart

with my fingernails, prying
into cracks like an un –
suspecting little upstart
who has everything and nothing.

we…

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