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Poetry by Stanley Victor Paskavich

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The Veins of Torment

Just a candle, a spoon, and the prick in my arm.
Who would know they could cause such great harm?
Now the scars on my flesh tell more than I say.
They’re with me for life, they...

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The Wealth Inside

    If you can't laugh about dying, you'll forget how to live.
If you can't share with your enemies, you'll forget how to give.
If you can't believe in believing, all will be for...

Total views: 2,223

The Well

 

Well digger, well digger, come dig my grave.

Make it as round as an infants nave.

Make it so deep I see no light,

for I want no ascension within my sight.

Make...

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The Well of Serenity

 

I hear no voices within my head.

They’re soft whispers with words of dread.

So soft, so soft, the whispers sound,

with the kindest serenity I have found.

But I...

Total views: 1,182

The Well of Serenity

 

I hear no voices within my head.

They’re soft whispers with words of dread.

So soft, so soft, the whispers sound,

with the kindest serenity I have found.

But I...

Total views: 1,082

Timeless

 

In future Heavenly astral flight,

we will drift in somber delight.

When we leave these bonds of clay.

In infinite energies we will stay.

The human form we once...

Total views: 1,166

Timmy

 

I met a wonderful young man one day.

He was in a wheelchair from what

Cerebral Palsy had taken away.

His speech was slurred yet so hard he tried.

I could feel...

Total views: 1,242

Titles

     There are too many titles,
that result in naught.
It's from the titles,
most wars are fought.
Stanley Victor Paskavich/Stantasyland
 

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Tommy's Eulogy

    Every day you opened your eyes and saw a beautiful world,
But that you've closed them for the final time,
will any one notice that you have gone?
Stanley Victor Paskavich/...

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Too Late

    Now? It can't be time, I'm not ready to go!
Please just a few more sunsets or sips of wine.
I know I've had my whole life to prepare,
but why does it have to be now?
...

Total views: 1,396

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