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We Had A Dream

Shining city on a hillDamn we let that one slideIn the fading sparkle of a thousand points of lightWe didn’t keep hope aliveWe killed it and threw it off the bridgeto the twenty-first centuryFear is our constant companionAn abusive loverThat tells us not to dreamWe could have done betterWe chose to do worseBut once we […]

June 16, 2020 · Harry · No Comments
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Before The Old Gods

  In springtime the flowers, Like men standing before the old gods, Lift their faces up to find their fate Feeling the warmth of the new sun Feeling the cool of the new earth Seeded by fate This is the way we know ourselves Dancing in the winds Dancing to songs that don’t belong to […]

October 18, 2019 · Harry · No Comments
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3 AM

3 AM Why? darkness my old friend, sure but why meet so often? the hours sit like fat toads staring, unblinking I get so tired of this

March 10, 2018 · Harry · No Comments
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We Are

We are the ones who came after We are the dreams of old people In the days before they were old The sun of other days The stars of other nights Belong to us now Belong to us now For a short time Our dreams will visit like fireflies On a summer night They dance […]

June 6, 2017 · Harry · No Comments
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Ulysses

“Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and tho’ We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth and heaven, that which we are, we are; One equal temper of heroic hearts, Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.” — […]

December 13, 2014 · Harry · 3 Comments
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