Tidal Waves

May 25, 2011
By whittsnacks BRONZE, Pocatello, Idaho
whittsnacks BRONZE, Pocatello, Idaho
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In a tidal wave,
under the blanket of arms held together in a force deeper than gravity,
I find my soul by speaking different words,
words that rhyme with ‘find’ and ‘yes.’
This is the world that I love to draw.
Limbs woven together like a fabric where water can't sink through.
It's lovely to lay under,
discovering new freckles as you look toward the atmosphere.
I let the water hold me up,
so that I glide along the surface like fingers drawing a line.
Its where I can't remember my doubts or failed attempts.
Its where I can see nothing but skin and recovered wounds.
My yawns whisper melodies of new excitements.
Ambition is created here.
Here beneath forearms and elbows,
tightly cleansing me.


The author's comments:
This is what I imagine when I am comfortably calm and free from imprisoning thoughts.

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on Jun. 24 2011 at 6:21 pm
introducingshelby GOLD, San Diego, California
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Favorite Quote:
"People change so you can learn to let go, things go wrong so you can appreciate them when they go right, and things fall apart so better things can fall together."
-Marilyn Monroe

It was really enjoyable.. I liked it. A lot c:


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