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LIFE'S OVERPASS

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LIFE'S OVERPASS



My shoulders drag through whirls of crescent night,
Under a wooden bridge this heart retains
A  labyrinth of doubt
Where reason waits on planks, hollow the veins.

Above the skyscape, a parched madness roars
Oh, patience grows thin along slithered bends
That I, in deep thought grope
For fate’s comfort as street lamppost descends.

Nearing the foot, a dove rustles my skin
Its  pearl-like glow changes
The ash of face, soothing my troubled gait
So near the fall, so far a warm embrace.

From nowhere, a glossed horizon appears
Connecting me back to life’s overpass,
More feathers buoy my glides
Until a crescent of bright hope unwraps.


Crossing That Bridge Contest, Deb Wilson
by nette onclaud

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  1. Date: 11/7/2013 10:48:00 PM
    Nette ,a beautiful winning poem. Enjoyed reading every crossing bridge win. Hugs ~ SKAT ~

  1. Date: 11/7/2013 4:19:00 PM
    Nice imagery. Congrats, Nette!

  1. Date: 11/7/2013 8:15:00 AM
    splendid write ....congrats on your win

  1. Date: 11/7/2013 7:07:00 AM
    Wow, Nette! Congrats! Super galing kapatid! This one's great! Keep it up my friend. Be safe and more power! Love,love,love! :-) - Den

  1. Date: 11/7/2013 6:54:00 AM
    Hi nettte a worthy winner, well done xx

  1. Date: 11/7/2013 4:56:00 AM
    fantastic poem, congrats on your win!

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 9:12:00 PM
    Congrats on the win in the contest od Deb, nette

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 8:21:00 PM
    You have the connection dear Nette "A dove rustles my skin," Such as doves speak to you, I am enlightened here, congrats xxx

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 6:58:00 PM
    Life on the lonely can be cruel and heartless. You have tempered the reality with hope... Nice writing.... Congratulations....Jake

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 6:42:00 PM
    a nice crossing the bridge win...PD

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 5:58:00 PM
    This poem is very captivating and beautifully written! I love the message of hope in the last few lines. Congratulations on your well deserved win, Nette! Excellent work!...Thank you for the kind congrats on my poem. I really appreciate it! :)

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 4:02:00 PM
    Nette, I agree with the last post...breathtaking. Exilerating...I'm glad "she' didn't jump. Grats on a well deserved win! CTB

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 10:29:00 AM
    Congrats on a fine win!! Blessings, Stacey

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 10:02:00 AM
    How beautiful is this? !!! Just gorgeous !! Congratulations on a well deserved win!

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 9:34:00 AM
    Fantastic Win!

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 6:18:00 AM
    Beautiful poem nette, and congrats on your win! :) G.

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 6:01:00 AM
    This is a an excellent and splendid write as always my dear friend Nette! Kudos and biggest hugs! So love it! My big hearty congratulations on your well-deserved super win! By the way, i'm so glad to receive text from u. Thank u so much! The TPS is working here. How about there? I hope it's working now. When I came to check it I decided to stay home, lol. I'll just go to the gym tom. Again, congrats! tcare always! love lots and biggest hugs to u,Leonora

  1. Date: 11/6/2013 5:10:00 AM
    An excellent write Nette....big congrats on your win. Hugs

  1. Date: 10/30/2013 10:01:00 AM
    That was intense and majestic, Nette. Breathtaking and utterly gorgeous. May I know the inspiration behind this? :o

  1. Date: 10/29/2013 5:37:00 PM
    Beautifully written. I enjoyed reading your metaphors. Allan

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