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Questions For God

March 5, 2021
By Cathy_Shang GOLD, Shanghai, Other
Cathy_Shang GOLD, Shanghai, Other
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I have all these questions, Sir,

with not a mortal response.
So I have all these problems, Sir,
that I don’t know how to solve.
 
Was it with your left hand you have painted me into being, Sir?

In this right-handed worldyou made, why did I turn out this way?
 
Forgive me for these questions, Sir,

I mean to place no blame.
But forgive me for asking such, Sir,
For why I’ve become this way.
 
Where did my youth go?
It’s like I’ve been trying to hold onto morning mist, sir,
It seems like it’s here, but the sun always rises and we always burn away.
 
I wondered if you hate me, Sir,
For they say you make no mistakes.
But forgive me for wondering still, though, Sir,

For I can’t help be in pain.
 
What sins of my past life am I paying for?



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Lydiaq ELITE said...
on Apr. 11 2021 at 6:11 pm
Lydiaq ELITE, Somonauk, Illinois
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Favorite Quote:
The universe must be a teenage girl. So much darkness, so many stars.
--me

You don't have to read anything if you don't want, Cathy Shang. You have good questions. Please keep writing poetry:)

on Apr. 11 2021 at 2:14 pm
SparrowSun ELITE, X, Vermont
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Favorite Quote:
"It Will Be Good." (complicated semi-spiritual emotional story.)

"Upon his bench the pieces lay
As if an artwork on display
Of gears and hands
And wire-thin bands
That glisten in dim candle play." -Janice T., Clockwork[love that poem, dont know why, im not steampunk]

God loves you. ask and ye shall receive, knock and it shall be opened unto you. try reading the book of mormon.