sophiaadu

Australia

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sophiaadu (Australia) published:

I skipped over the stars as a bird

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition: 2021

I skipped over the stars as a bird
That seized the winds and grasped the rain
Called away the strange absurd
That names itself as pain
 
Stranger from the heavens above
Came down to meet my gaze
Lifted me up by his love
And cloaked me in his grace
 
I saw the bleakness of the skies
And shook myself awake
Contemplating for my life
I jumped down to my grave
 
Even as the dark consumed
The nothingness...

Seeking Peer Reviews

19 days ago

2

sophiaadu (Australia) published:

I skipped over the stars as a bird

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition: 2021

I skipped over the stars as a bird
That seized the winds and grasped the rain
Called away the strange absurd
That names itself as pain
 
Stranger from the heavens above
Came down to meet my gaze
Lifted me up by his love
And cloaked me in his grace
 
I saw the bleakness of the skies
And shook myself awake
Contemplating for my life
I jumped down to my grave
 
Even as the dark consumed
The nothingness...

Seeking Peer Reviews

19 days ago