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post trauma

in the aftermath of global awakening
rotting limbs litter the barren landscape
festering corpses piled high as far as the eye could see.
the dying earth weeps tears of crimson
as the oceans turn from sapphire to ruby with the blood of a species of sin.
no man stands to walk upon her face once more
as the blinding light of truth has obliterated the entire population of forsaken fools.
cretins whom having their lives decided for them were unable to cope
when the empire they built their world around tumbled in upon itself.

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  1. Date: 9/22/2013 7:17:00 PM
    Enjoyed your free verse JoAnna, Wishing you the best when it comes to your writings. Congratulations on making the top, hottest, and best NEW poets on Poetry Soup list.... always & forever ~ Linda

  1. Date: 9/2/2013 7:09:00 PM
    This world will one day be she'd like an old garment. I look forward to witnessing the birth of our new home and city.

    Lamoureux Avatar Richard Lamoureux
    Date: 9/3/2013 8:20:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    I meant Shed like an old garment.
  1. Date: 8/31/2013 1:46:00 AM
    hey you dig Supernaturals right? loved that show too. . . especially the Colt!