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Amber

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Amber

I look into the heart of the amber, exposed to all
A brief moment in the past, perfect as the day it was formed
Stale tears on cheeks carry the code of a life lived in full


Inspired by Debbie G's "Cling - Sijo

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  1. Date: 6/23/2013 6:08:00 AM
    I really LIKE it! Sijo and Kimo since they do not require rhyme give us a vehicle for broader publication, keep going..I love amber and to think of all the history frozen in time in a resin, not cold like ice, not turned to ash as in lava GREAT poetic topic! LIGHT & Love

    Richards Avatar Suzette Richards
    Date: 6/23/2013 2:16:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    I agree - I like the freedom of the unrhymed poetry forms, hence me returning to the freedom of free verse (my current poems are not yet posted here). Love, Su