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Glistening Mirrors This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

I step out of the safe shadows
of my porch
into the vulnerable midst of the
roaring rain.
In less than a minute
my canvas shoes are soaked,
and my glistening hair
pools off unwanted water.
I gaze into the sky,
now home to swirls of dark and light.
The sun,
hiding behind vapor-armed bodyguards,
longs to come out.
The rain beckons me to stay,
and share its soaked misery.
I stay,
and listen to the forgotten language
of our home.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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ermazilla said...
today at 11:04 am
Thank You!
 
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yesterday at 5:44 pm
Nice writing, I love nature poems.
 
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