December 31, 2010

Pierces the sky

like an arrow,

detonates

like a bomb

and disintegrates,

falls

to the ashen ground

like rain.

One

after another

robbing darkness

of its reign,

boasting of radiance

fleeting

and not its own.

The raucous ends

when sounds and sparks

succumb to the night

unable

to sustain themselves.

While everyone lies

in slumber,

light creeps in

and claims

the year.

photo by Jose Paolo Prado


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Published in: on January 4, 2011 at 3:39 am  Comments (1)  

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  1. I like this one. I am not so good at poems yet, so I won’t attmept to make one :/


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