Chaos

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The earth shattered

Then suddenly rolled away

Leaving her lifeless body

In ruin and decay

A tsunami came

And swept her out to sea

Leaving her to drown

In a deluge of murmured pleas

An inferno of flames

Caught her off guard

Leaving her breathless

Without any regard

Earthquakes erupted

And the world was swallowed whole

Leaving her shaken

In a place now dark and cold

Time soon left

Whirling the galaxy into a spin

Leaving her ruptured

From the chaos felt within

 

Written by, Michelle Cook


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22 responses to “Chaos

  1. Wow…Beautiful, but yet haunting, stunning. Loved it…

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  2. Nice poem; sad plight.

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  3. Thought I’d post some of my older poems that I haven’t shared yet. 😉

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  4. Well I thought it was beautiful.

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  5. Thanks… Sadly, this is how real life can be sometimes.

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  6. Lol…. You think everything I write is beautiful. Completely biased… Lol…. 😉

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  7. I decided to change the last verse. It was too repetitive. Lol… I’m never satisfied am I…. 😉

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  8. Oh there’s no maybes about it. Lol…. 😉

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  9. That was supposed to be sarcastic. You’re agreeing with it!? Lol…. 🙂

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  10. Who knows you better…Babe…

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  11. Hmmmm….. well, God for one…. 😇

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  12. It does feel like this sometimes! Beautifully expressed. 💜

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  13. Thank you 🙂

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  14. Wow, Michelle…. love it! ❤

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  15. Thank you Dorinda and thanks for sharing on Twitter. 🙂

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  16. Always my pleasure, M! ❤

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