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MAN IN THE WIND

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Below is the poem entitled MAN IN THE WIND which was written by poet Jacque Twali. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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MAN IN THE WIND


Like a strand of breath,
Caught on the lips of the wind
That can be had but not kept,
Like a dream in the night,
Wandering the wary paths of sleep,
True, but donned in illusion,
Are you, man in the wind.

Far away, from a far,
Your shadow weaves a storm
That leaves no reason standing.
From within me
Your presence ignites a furnace
That uproots resistance by the mile.
In my memory you sometimes sway,
But never fall, man in the wind.

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  1. Date: 10/14/2012 9:36:00 AM
    Lovely write Jacque! I love the image of the man in the wind -it has a mystery feel to it. Nice!

    Twali Avatar Jacque Twali
    Date: 10/15/2012 3:48:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Many thanks, Vicky.
  1. Date: 10/8/2012 5:39:00 AM
    A warm welcome to PoetrySoup I offer to you this morning Jacque. I wish for you the best in your writing endeavors whatever they may be. Hoping you find even more inspiration by reading some of the poetry written here by other poets. May the sun shine on you that you might find great joy in your life. Thank you for sharing your writing with us. Love, Carol