Island of Imperfections

June 18, 2012
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Across the brimy seas,
of whispering waves,
where there are secrets beheld,
against its glistening currents.
Away from the blasting atroscities of men,
daring to be rogue and as wild as the wind.
From the clambering fingers of darkness and fatigue where the light is but a distant memory.
Loe and behold lies a place of majesty,
with striking beauty that entices the soul,
and carreses the minds eye.
As if the world in itself awakened,
and out of it emmerged a place,
of elaborate and delicate findings.
Though upon this island of beeseeching attractions,
lies a curse set by many a witch and wizard.
The other wordly magic that entwines in this,
is of major proportions so large.
For all who dine in its halls,
And all who lay upon its blistering sands,
that lap upon the twirling waves,

remain here,
till the day they die,
and the life after.

Beware the island of imperfections.

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Sparkle1pops This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jan. 11, 2013 at 6:32 pm
I was just wondering if there was a deeper meaning to this poem? On one level it kind of sounds like you are talking about abuse or a murder or something like that. 
jetta.bugThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Nov. 30, 2012 at 6:13 pm
I agree. Your imagery is absolutely fantastic. You literally painted a picture of this symbolic island. Very impressive. Super symbolic; I love it. Great job.
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Dec. 5, 2012 at 9:50 am
sbets said...
Aug. 1, 2012 at 8:55 pm

Great imagery. Good figurative speech. Job well done.

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