House of Cards

Living in a house of cards
The walls aren't thick enough
To block the ill regards.
Nor, do they block the sound
Of my sharpening sword.
Still, I hear them questioning
How sharp mine is,
Or if it's even sharp at all.
Every note I play
Further from dull,
They wonder why,
So persistently,
I grind and polish.
Well, like a samurai
That's made up his mind,
No longer blind,
Knowing any time,
Is just as good 
Of a time to die,
I can love
With no more time resigned;
What's to fear
About a fragile house falling
When your blade is fit
to carry through
The other side?



-Kurtis Lunz

One thought on “House of Cards

  1. Hester

    Very good post. I just discovered your blog site and wanted to say which i have really enjoyed searching your blog site posts. After all I’ll be subsiribcng for ones feed as well as I’m expecting you produce again soon!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *