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Far From The Beginning



Gone is the sun,
Blotted out by the gray mass,
Gone are the rains,
Those that started all this.
Broken floorboards litter the ground,
Puddles reflect the disaster,
What can be left of us, dear Lord?
After the damage, after the scourge.
The people here are tough, firm,
See what life has done to us,
Our bodies are withered, torn,
Nowhere at all is without despair.
Cast out of the only Garden,
Tricked by the devilish snake,
Death is among us
And pain in its wake.
Kind Lord, even here He found us,
Lost in the flood,
Lost without hope, without direction,
Still He takes our hands, takes our faith.
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Kassandra Konecny is a lover of listening to music, hiking in the mountains, and observing the way people act. She began writing vigorously when she was fourteen and will hopefully never stop. She has had her fair share of trials lately, and tries to encompass nearly every subject there is to study into her writing. Kassandra plans to study creative writing and psychology. She's 17 and currently lives in Utah with her family. Contact her at kassandrakonecny@hotmail.com more…

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