Revenge -a raw obsession hard to control


To keep score is to water wound
green like grief that itches
when scratched
makes it worse. to let go
of a grudge is to be empty
like the bare earth
harmonious with all difference,

immune to any slap of pain ,
where there is no wound
and nothing to be wounded
save mercy and love
but to forgive
the unrepentant is to sculpt
on running sand.

Poetry by yoonoos peerbocus
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Written on 2019-05-16 at 06:27

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Lawrence Beck The PoetBay support member heart!
Well said.