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Not All Is As It Seems

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Not All Is As It Seems

The smell of rain from the window pane
As distant thunder calls
A flash of light, a breath of hope
Everything must fall
Be it heavy drops of sky
Or shadows nightly cast
Be it soon or far from sight
Nothing here shall last

Listen closely, can you hear?
The humble find their voice
The true of heart long set apart
Finally rejoice

Born into a sacred night
Of light, of dark, of dream
Of breath and being as a thought
Not all is as it seems

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  1. Date: 4/4/2011 1:30:00 PM
    Creative and thoughtful write, Chrostopher

  1. Date: 4/4/2011 12:52:00 PM
    I enjoyed reading your poetry today and will be back again soon to read more Christopher. May you have a week of good health, joy and sunshine to light up your life. Love, Carol