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The Elemental

A Form of Life in Love and Strife

By CarminumPublished about a year ago Updated 5 months ago 1 min read
Photo by Kate Smr (from Unsplash)

From untold fathoms,

the flow of thought, shape-shifting,

births lucid fancies.

Flesh, like bone, is hard;

a mountain and a pebble

pose the same riddle.

Eager to consume,

in each chamber burns a hearth.

Mastered, it gives light.

Nothingness is full:

holiness, inhaled, abounds.

Sealed eyes see through sight.

nature poetry

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Comments (4)

  • Lauren Everdell10 months ago

    This is so beautiful. I, like Maja, love the mountain and the pebble.

  • Allie Bickertonabout a year ago

    You really have mastered the English language. I’m wondering if you entered this into the Quadru-Haiku challenge, and if you did, how did it not place? Brilliant!

  • Audrey Steeleabout a year ago

    You have a masterful way with words! Love this

  • sleepy draftsabout a year ago

    Wow! This is so stunning. There are so many layers to this piece. Your linguistic choices are so precise and lend to their impact. Beautiful.

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