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Aftershock

You are a secret weapon- 
don't hear it, don't see it
don't even know it's there until 
you hear the sound of a thousand thunderheads...

                  - And then the after shock- 

Changes everything.
The landscape, color of the skies, 
how a person sees-
 And once that bomb explodes -
you can never, ever shake
off the radiation 


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* This is actually supposed to be an extreme
expression of awe.
I just read this poets work- just blew me away.

Pay attention to your surroundings, friend, 
and you will know who you are.

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  1. Date: 3/8/2014 9:58:00 PM
    Great metaphor, Amy. We can be blown away a LOT over here!!

  1. Date: 3/4/2014 12:41:00 AM
    Your words embrace your emotion... And there held you can never let it go... You can only let it out. Let it flow, horse rider!

  1. Date: 3/3/2014 3:14:00 PM
    Wow......I would love to know who...and what poem you read to inspire such awe!!

  1. Date: 3/3/2014 1:27:00 PM
    A well crafted write..Thanks for your visit to my page.