Issue
 #21 

May
2012


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a poem by Paul Hellweg

The Line

When you feel everything
deeply
you have to walk
a thin line
between
suicide
and
salvation,
constantly praying
for that one kind act
or tender embrace
that will tip the balance
any which way but
that one.

© by Paul Hellweg

 
Gutter Eloquence Magazine ~ Issue #21 ~ May 2012