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Lonnie Hicks Poems
If I could take the world into my world; If I could be God-like what would I do
Come closer; I need to feel your body
The Dreamer's Poet
Dreamers dream dreaming that all their dreams are dreams; and is reality then multiple-shaped
A River Flows
Where does the river flow if not to you? How deep its depths
An Icicle Kiss
'I am the Winter Flower' she said 'the opposite of the Summer Ones.'
A Killer Word
Strewn on the ground were the nouns; the gerunds and the active verbs,
We are trapped Beauty Eyed in beholder's gaze,
A Tub of Potatoes
My grandmother used to say don't marry for money but stay open-minded.
The Flask of Time
There is a single leaf flying in this my autumn gloaming, a leaf fluttering light as if being orchestrated
A Handkerchief Surrenders
If I can but see those reaching arms before me, feel flat against my chest
A Soul Kissed
Oh, to be soul-kissed the deep kiss; mouth brushing past parted lips.
I Am The Fat Girl
I am the Fat Girl the one that everyone hates, holds in contempt
America Is An Idea
In the Rotations of the Universe periodically,
Feel Like a Simile Sometimes
I feel like a train sometimes that can't get no locomotin.' My wheels lumber
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If I could take the world
into my world;
If I could be God-like
what would I do
with my All-Power?
Would I make Peace
What of Poverty?
I could gather all riches
to my self,
make my friends powerful or rich
help my parents?
Ask for more Power?
Use my Power to
make more Power?
What would I do with
All Power to do Anything?
Would I ask for Love?
Force someone to Love
I don't like All-Power
as I think about it.
What would I choose?
Could I have a ...