Poetic MindState

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Blog Tags:poetry, writing, love, emotion, life, humor, military
Country:United States
State/Province:Colorado
Location:Colorado Springs

Words for the heart and Thoughts from the soul.



Latest Blog Posts



Destination Nowhere

on Jan 28, 2012 in: poetry, life, travel

By: Tony L. Jefferson, Jr. I woke this morning with no particular thought Hailed a cab, that drove to a train, that led to a plane The clerk asked my destination I replied anywhere but here Maybe I’ll go to a tropical island Or brave the cold o...

There Once was a Man

on Jan 14, 2012 in: poetry, truth

    By: Tony L. Jefferson, Jr.       There once was a man on a quest for greatness One thing stood in his way He spent most his life searching for that one thing that held him back He’d always blame others for his shortcomi...

    By: Tony L. Jefferson, Jr.     As I look at society today, I can’t help but ask the title question. The overall message of King’s Dream was equality. Race, sex, class and others are but branches of equality that we have to...

    By: Tony L. Jefferson, Jr.       I can no longer pretend my heart has turned cold When the embers still burn red hot I can no longer deny the passion I feel The loneliness is felt on a daily I wonder what the feeling feel...

    By: Tony L. Jefferson, Jr.       We that strive to BE Strive to achieve regardless of where we were BRED Regardless of the tragedies we endure or the hard times we FACE It is WE the Last Percenters WE who are SELFLESS No...

No Sunlight

on Jan 10, 2012 in: poetry, sad

By: Tony L. Jefferson, Jr. As I sit and stare at the sunshine shining It doesn’t seem to make it’s way my way Leaving my life shrouded in darkness I stare at happiness as I percieve it I see the couples kissing The kids playing All the while I si...

Moments of Clarity

on Jan 1, 2012 in: blogging, love, poetry

    By: Tony L. Jefferson, Jr.   Moments of clarity as the drunks call it A moment when you realize the path of your life When you realize you are truly grown and in control of your destiny A destiny not controlled by anyone but yourse...