The Longing by Markus Fleischmann

 

I long to be touched

Gently on my flesh

Like winter’s kiss

Crisp and fresh

I yearn to be held

In a warm embrace

Like summer’s warmth

That shines upon my face

I beckon to be seen

Like autumn’s golden dream

Let go of inner rage

Enjoy my time of change

Storm blown days long passed

Silence took its place

In my soul a somber lull

Voices sing instead of yell

Shadows dance on my mind’s wall

Marionettes with a tale to tell

Frightening visions become as fog

Twisted thoughts no more a bog

Clarity and serenity invaded me

Brighter days my orbit eyes do see

My soul no longer a tempest sea

Regret and fears became smoke in wind

Drifting thin as does my sin

I’m a sword

Blade, pommel and hilt

Cut away my torturing guilt

I am wolf set free to be

I roam my life

The way I was meant to be

 

© Markus Fleischmann

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Excerpt from the book “A Tome Of Musings”

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markus About the Author

Markus Fleischmann is a free thinker and writer who lives in Pennsylvania. ‘A Tome of Musings’, his first book of poetry, explores the heart of a moral being, love and heartache, joyfulness and sadness. His writing is a collection of thoughts and dreams and beautifully spun into verse and rhyme.

Visit Markus’s Author Page At: www.ctupublishinggroup.com/markus-fleischmann.html



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