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Fire

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Below is the poem entitled Fire which was written by poet Sheena Slootweg-Langkjar. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Fire

Fire,
Warm, bright
Giving light to the endless dark
A quiet flicker 
Amid the chaos of this world

Yet it can give in to this craziness
It can grow wild and burn
Consuming everything in its path
Causing much destruction
Eliminating the chaos.

Through this destruction
The world will grow back stronger
Like a broken bone
Recovering from its wounds
Creating new life

And once again
The insanity of the world
Will return.

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  1. Date: 7/18/2012 8:50:00 AM
    Congratulations on your poem making it through round one of the PoetrySoup International Poetry Contest. I wish you the best in the finals Sheena. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 12/19/2011 9:20:00 AM
    Congratulations on your excellent poetry being featured this week Sheena. I hope to see you as a premium member in the new year. Love, Carol

    Slootweg-Langkjar Avatar Sheena Slootweg-Langkjar
    Date: 12/19/2011 10:44:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you!
  1. Date: 10/22/2011 6:15:00 PM
    You have a lot of talent, I'm looking forward to reading more of your work.. feel free to let me know when you have another poem up.. welcome to PS. Take care

    Slootweg-Langkjar Avatar Sheena Slootweg-Langkjar
    Date: 11/21/2011 6:15:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you so much!! I really appreciate the comments. I actually have two more poems up right now!!!
  1. Date: 10/8/2011 3:29:00 AM
    Welcome to Poetry soup Sheena, you'll meet lots of nice people here, and you will enjoy all the poems. Keep writing, enjoyed your poem. Lee

  1. Date: 10/7/2011 7:03:00 AM
    A warm welcome to PoetrySoup I offer to you today Sheena. I wish for you the best in your writing endeavors whatever they may be. May you find inspiration by reading some of the poetry written here by other poets. Read and comment on their's and they will return in kind. May the sun shine on you that you might find great joy in your life. Love and blessing always, Carol

  1. Date: 10/7/2011 2:16:00 AM
    Sheena, One of the most popular poets from Canada on this site is Chris Aetchner. Look him up --his work is amazing. I want to personally welcome u and roll out a long velvet carpet..we are a friendly community and hope u will grow thru your writing. I am sponsoring a tongue twister contest for free. It is easy and lots of fun. Check out a few of my silly titled poems for ideas. All the best. Gwendolen

  1. Date: 10/7/2011 1:42:00 AM
    Welcome to Poetry Soup.. enjoyed reading your creative poetry..enjoy the site as u share words with luv..