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Leaves Of Language



Spiralled lightning gathers the rough edges
of her storm's crack; intensity that splits
reason into a shimmered reflection,
and rain swings down from wings of a promise.
Components of red, of blue, position
themselves into a fine regal corner,
imperial lavender sighs skip through
distinctive tones, accompanied by quick
nymphalid butterflies; her cheek is brushed,
sure-footed colour's exaggerated.

Literary devices collect wild
linguistic signs as moans whip the fabric
of time's warm symbolic escapism,
she's as fast as communication's hair
in a frenetic wind, leaves of language
systematically crash against wonder.
God's bellows are coming closer, they slip
inside a swollen performance in space,
distance is a myth on the tip of the tongue;
imbued thoroughly with poetry's scream.

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Submitted on January 23, 2011

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Ian Sawicki has been writing poetry for over twenty years. He is a Manchester born poet, who has dedicated his life to exploration and composition of poetry. His work reflects the many great influential experiences of his life, the pain, the pleasure combined to create new exciting poetry. If anyone is interested in my books then please visit my lulu storefront. All artwork on these books is by my own hand. http://stores.lulu.com/chasingtheday more…

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