The Climb

January 20, 2013
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Dark like an endless tunnel
No hope, no light
No signs
Unpleasant cold
Seeping through warm clothes
like water seeping through a hole in a sailboat
An endless climb
Yet people carry on
They walk
They talk
They smoke
Life goes on
Leaves fall
Spiders hide
The sun seems forever gone
Yet life goes on
Like cotton balls
Fall rapidly to the ground
The sky brightens
Screaming children
Run around
Trying to catch every bit of the white stuff
One day
A bud blooms
A bee stings
Light blinds
Awakens from its hibernation
Life goes on

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Tedted said...
Jan. 27, 2013 at 11:02 am
Very nice poem, I like your descriptions of nature. Good stuff :)
TickTockBANG said...
Jan. 26, 2013 at 7:34 pm
I like how short the lines are and the pace it makes, and the poem itself is so pretty. I also like the change of the tone from beginning to end. Fabulous work :D
TheBeast2111 said...
Jan. 26, 2013 at 8:40 am
exquisite poem, it enthralled me into re-reading a numerous times. keep up the exceptional work! 
GeenaElise said...
Jan. 26, 2013 at 6:16 am
I like this poem. It is really interesting and those first few lines keep making you want to read more. Well done
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