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Traveler of a Different Kind

I have wandered countless miles through her running mind; Ever changing landscape I've been lost in many times. I have felt the scars so deep sleeping on her body; A different kind of sleeping beauty I hope never wakes. I have had her dreams wrapped around me; A long flowing skirt dancing with my movements. I have touched the burning flesh of monsters in her mind; Leaving gaping wounds in every corner they can reach. I have walked through memories so perfect; Blue skies, warming sun, and flowers rising at my feet. I have been burned by her fears so great; Screams thrashing about in my throbbing head. I have loved her smile so bright warming my hopeful heart; Laughter so light and kind like none I've ever heard before. I have seen the darkest corners of her raging mind; Silent battles wreaking havoc on her weary soul. I have held her brightest thoughts gently in my hands; Precious gems so raw and pure waiting to be shined. I have been forced to watch her die a thousands times; Her eyes a cage she cant escape; I have yet to find the key. -ARI

Copyright © | Year Posted 2015

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Date: 3/16/2015 12:15:00 AM
ARI, Dropped by to say hi and congratulate you on having your poem selected by Soup's Administration. This is a wonderful poem to have featured on the homepage. ~Always & Forever~ LINDA
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Date: 3/15/2015 4:19:00 PM
Ari:) Congratulations on having your awesome poem featured on the soups Home Page. ~SKAT LOVE~
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Date: 3/14/2015 7:59:00 PM
Ari, Stopping by with a nice, sweet Welcome to Poetry Soup. I will get much delight in reading and in time become familiar with your verse. As for now, I will greet you with the same smile others passed when I first joined the soup. Wishing you and your poetry the best. I hope you get to meet all the nice poets around here STARTING with me- SKAT :-) Please drop a hello and tell me a little about yourself if you wish. I would like to be your newest poetry soup "FRIEND" Hugs* SKAT
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Date: 3/12/2015 10:11:00 PM
Hi Ari.. powerful, well constructed write, my friend. Poetry Soup is an awesome place to display your creative, artist works. It's also an ideal place to meet and be shaped by other gifted poets. Comment on their works and they will comment on yours. Give one of the Contest a try as well. I look forward to reading more of your good writes in February. Speaking of February, Happy Valentines! Please take time to check me out, ok!
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Date: 3/8/2015 5:30:00 AM
Ari,, A nice warm WELCOME to poetry soup. I hope you have fun in this wonderful community. You'll find many friendly poets, who are ready to support and give positive feedback. I want to be the first to invite you on over to the contest page. I OFFER MY CONTEST in hopes it inspires you in some way. I will enjoy following you and your poetry:) As I hope one day you will follow and give me a few poetry pointers. We're Lucky To Have you. Enjoy 2015, with your New Poet Friend! @-> LINDA <-@
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Date: 3/7/2015 1:50:00 PM
I have been forced to watch her die a thousand times-So sad and deep..Yet that light smile balance your poem with joy and warmth.That key brings hope..So find it...An excellent poem.Welcome to ps- Charma
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