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Been awhile.  Poetry anyone?

 

"Awakenings"

 

a life not yet focused

only the hunger for sweets

and new experience are clear

yet every waking morning

this little nose sniffs out

all that is good in the world

 

a world that wants nothing more

than the sweet for this child

who rests their heart

at the steps of neighbor

with the family pet

the ride to school

the father

 

a thirst for books story imagination

lie dormant inside

waiting for that spark of awakening

to be thrust upon them

from hands that have sifted

through the same mire

 

 

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Nice, Oxe. Sounds like the poetry of a new father!

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