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Sand Storm

Waking from the starry illusion of my own shadowed reality
Bending towards the wings
Rearing to take flight
Though the delight will be sweetened with the bitter taste of the wait
Wait I shall  

Best foot forward so they claim
Until you’ve come to realize through this thick haze 
That it “twas only a mere miss take of footing” 
Out the gate

Return to me thine keys
Gracefully place them upon my stake 
Look back no more
For there weren’t no mistakes to have been made
Only serrated sightseeing taking up valuable space

Filling the void if it’s mound
Inward wasn’t so bound outward
There could be no cries found 
Only casted cradles gauged in sound
Again waiting to be found

After all I must assume some parish to my find
For in simplest terms 
My own reality is rather blankly missing its own reality in kind
Unjustified by the creator 
I’ve yet to combine with the agitated truth that awaits my mindful mind
Blustering to the rind 

Sand Storm

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  1. Date: 1/26/2013 1:45:00 PM
    Interesting creative work that I am reading this afternoon..I am glad that I chose this one to read today..Sara

    Burns Avatar Christy Burns
    Date: 1/26/2013 2:23:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Sara for the kind words. I too have been enjoying the flow of creativity amongst the writes posted and simply amazing.. :) have a blessed day
  1. Date: 1/21/2013 10:12:00 AM
    Wow some powerful words. profound...

    Burns Avatar Christy Burns
    Date: 1/26/2013 2:33:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Anne :).. Have a blessed day