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The Island

The Island

Posted December 1st, 2017 by SilverMoon

by mAd ArTisT
in sasodei hell can u believe

This one's a bref double: http://www.writersdigest.com/whats-new/bref-double-poetic-form



The Island

 

It was an island of paradise

a miracle floating in the water

a respite from the punishing ocean

a heaven of Islamic green;

 

Sweet green ambrosia to eat

leaves him overcome with grand emotion,

soothing nectar and abundant shade

covers the land in a lustrous sheen.

 

But bliss and haven are a lure

for sanctuary here is not without price:

a venus fly trap, an island of lotus-eaters

a massive carnivorous machine.

 

To stay forever might be nice

but forever at the price of all forward motion.

 


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