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Uplift

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Uplift

The phenomenal essence of all that I am
Is what you have made me
 
I trail in your wake
A vapor,
Remains of a constantly blazing star
 
You burn through the heavens and fall to the earth
Becoming rock upon which I stand. . .
 
Rest. . .
 
Raise myself to the level of forever.
 
Letting go the hand of the child I was while
Standing on my toes peering into the face of the woman
 
You enabled me to be. . .

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  1. Date: 6/3/2013 11:45:00 PM

    Congratulations on your win in my contest. AO

    Roberts Avatar Mari Roberts Date: 6/4/2013 7:46:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you so much! I love your work, thus, I am honored ;O) m
  1. Date: 5/14/2013 9:28:00 PM

    Oooo...this is soooo beautifully written..thank you for sharing this special piece!!!

    Roberts Avatar Mari Roberts Date: 6/4/2013 7:47:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you so much for your kind words. They are deeply appreciated! m