James Murdock

Rookie (06/13/1986 / Dahlonega, GA)

James Murdock Poems

1. The Course 6/26/2012
2. A Communion 6/26/2012
3. Free Ranger 6/26/2012
4. Satori 10/2/2012
5. A Simple Pen 11/11/2012
6. Meditation 2 11/26/2012
7. For The Leaves 1/22/2013
8. Reversion 5/1/2013
9. A Talk With The Wild 5/1/2013
10. Bliss 5/6/2013
11. Two Worlds 7/2/2013
12. Cosmic Mate 7/2/2013
13. Observations Of A Park Employee 7/29/2013
14. Haikus 7/29/2013
15. Clouds And Continents 5/1/2013
16. Absent 5/6/2013
17. The Tomato Plant 5/1/2013
18. An American Epitaph (A Patriotic Poem) 10/1/2012
Best Poem of James Murdock

An American Epitaph (A Patriotic Poem)

America, the beautiful, God shed his grace on thee
To dissolve thyself in treachery
Like the sugars that seep through groaning organs, and
Rest with the night upon decaying molars of transparency
The Almighty descendeth to tell the truth of his plan, and
Delivered the absoluteness of change unto a...Baptist church
The theory we know as natural selection
Bless your heart, God, you poor spirit
Bless him who is confounded by his own creation
We forgive those whose crooked minds bend the farthest from truth
We, who wiped the savage's tears, and
Assured him that ...

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A Simple Pen

A simple pen drawn from its pack
And laid upon the wood of work
To hush the growling desk that lurks
Too soon to lift it off its back

Too soon to pick it up to write
That lonely tale that pitches yonder
Stout sounds of sickles turning under
To reap the day that reaches night

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