A Candle

April 28, 2010
By Anonymous

in the dim
the darkness,
to back off.
of beeswax
and smoke.
The smell and the light bring cheer to all.
Sitting and reading by the candlelight.
Moving in to a new realm of magic and mystery,
can happen and sometimes
Where I can be a mage,
a bard,
a knight.
But when things
get to
scary I can always come home to my candle.

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This article has 4 comments.

on May. 4 2010 at 7:46 pm
forgottenpenname GOLD, Troy, Michigan
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Favorite Quote:
"Carpe diem."

That was beautiful.

on May. 3 2010 at 12:31 pm
Jade-McKaye SILVER, West Jordan, Utah
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Favorite Quote:
what happened to a dream?

its like youve reached into the mind of a little kid and pulled out the very essence of what it means to be a child.
this is amazing, and beautiful, keep writing.

on May. 3 2010 at 8:06 am
Andrew:)139864133432 SILVER, Grand Junction, Michigan
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Favorite Quote:
i dont have one

I have no clue who you are but you know exactly how i feel. For that i thank you. I hope you will keep on writing.

on May. 2 2010 at 4:49 pm
jessica.cherish.conner GOLD, Elk Grove, California
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wow keep writing,

this poem creates a special little injection of happiness in me


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