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A poem about mistrust and resentment.

By Madison NewtonPublished about a year ago Updated about a year ago 1 min read

Lengthy, lazy loopholes.

Lies lay lovers low.

Lies level landscapes, laced lullabies.

Lies, little-looking, last.

Look long, listen, learn,

letting lies linger like leeches

lets love lose.

surreal poetrysocial commentarysad poetrylove poemsheartbreakfact or fiction

About the Creator

Madison Newton

I'm a recent graduate of Stony Brook University with a degree in Environmental Humanities and Filmmaking. I love writing and storytelling, and I love sharing my work so I can continue to improve my written voice.

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Nice work

Very well written. Keep up the good work!

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    The story invoked strong personal emotions

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  • Roy Stevensabout a year ago

    Leeches... shuuuuudddddder!!

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  • J. R. Loweabout a year ago

    Beautifully written - very wise words!

  • Kendall Defoe about a year ago


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