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Poetry by Stanley Victor Paskavich

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Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve
This is the Eve of that one special night.
When Santa does come with gifts of delight.
Tomorrow they'll be grabbed from under the tree.
By children with wide...

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Clouds

Touching peaks of mountains high,
Serenely moving in the sky,
Are the fluffy clouds as white as cotton,
with images formed yet not forgotten.
The minds of young and the old...

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Cold Pork Chops

    Blackened by heat and the love of my mom's hand,
Nothing cooked better than her black frying pan.
They come in all sizes there's one that will fit you,
They even have lids...

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Combat and War

Combat and War
Believe it or not we're a product of everyone we've met and everyone we will meet.
From the experiences that range from fantastic to bitter sweet.
And if you went...

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Commitment

Will I outlive myself one day,
and my usefulness go astray?
If I do I pray to find,
more servitude in my next lifetime.
 

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Complete

Will man ever see the time or way,

to live in harmony on this rock we stay?

As far as I see this may never be,

from lack of humaneness in humanity.

There are too many...

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Conditions

 

Conditions
There are so many stigmas in the world to find,
Especially the ones for those with an unbalanced mind.
I'm bipolar and have PTSD,
it's a blessing and a...

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Confession of Obsession

If I'm never famous and I die broke and alone,
I will still have wealth from the verses I have shown.
This is my therapy it's better than a couch,
although some things I write...

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Consciousnesses

 

There’s nowhere to go.

There’s nowhere to come.

There’s nowhere to hide

and nowhere to run.

Trapped within humanity

on this planet called Earth.

...

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Control

Control
This isn't a poem it's a message for you
to let you know all the pain you put me through.
How did I ever let you get in my Heart and my head.
Leading me to your...

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