the coals

in poetry •  6 months ago

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the coals
By Stephen Martin

to describe the turmoil
is to shake it upside down
held by its feet
the weakness
falling over broken cobblestones
of a forgotten town

we inhabit the spaces
where desire and manifestation
rest

the coals have touched tinder again


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While there is love in a relationship, the minimum spark ignites the passion. Marriage is a diary that is won with love and commitment, but passion saves the distances and obstacles that life presents, strengthening ties. Good poetry.
Greetings, dear @acousticsteveo. A hug!

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Thank you for your wisdom. Hugs. 😎

I have profound feeling that turmoil is nothing but constant condition of beings. In this sense, the poem touches something of profound philosophical importance.

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thanks for the deep read. We have to be in turmoil to digest everything thrown at us. 😎

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I thought of another dimension of it though ;) .

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Yes, you did. 😎

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Haha, for you have overlooked this ;) .

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