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Heart Attack

by butterflyzrfree

I try to put on the coffee but
the hurricane is already
stirring up the
waves within my vessels
shaking my heart.

Wind blows a tornado.
The waves in my blood are
tentative.
A single whirlwind could be the death of me.
It would not be the first time for a tumult.

I drink my coffee at a table where I write.
Pick up a pen; prefer it to machine
something in the cereal must have been bad
there is a wild churning in my chest.

I think of the a love that once had made me hot
all sweat with passion as he made me bear.
the pain he left me with is still a scar
Today, it's off, how I feel the twinge.

Once was told I have the whirl of wisdom
of passionate poetry
around which the tornados flow.
Yet it matters not, for,
I have been waiting
all along,
for this catastrophe.





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Re: Heart Attack (Score: 1 )
by deepali on Wednesday, March 07, 2012 (23:39:18)
Hitting!!
D.

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    Re: Heart Attack (Score: 1 )
    by butterflyzrfree on Friday, March 09, 2012 (17:10:44)
    Thanks D! Have a great day! Gail

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Re: Heart Attack (Score: 1 )
by Zbird on Thursday, March 08, 2012 (09:52:48)
wow! powerful poem!

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    Re: Heart Attack (Score: 1 )
    by butterflyzrfree on Thursday, March 08, 2012 (10:17:52)
    Thanks, Z! Lately I have been writing poems at night and wake up in the morning and surprise myself!

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Re: Heart Attack (Score: 1 )
by liarbird on Thursday, March 08, 2012 (23:57:37)
G'day gail...
The heart is attacked in many ways don't you think Gail.
Thank you
Lindsay

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    Re: Heart Attack (Score: 1 )
    by butterflyzrfree on Friday, March 09, 2012 (01:46:38)
    Thanks Lindsay, and yes, I do believe that this comment gives a new spin on the poem, and that I am not inspired to write another one! thanks!

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Re: Heart Attack (Score: 1 )
by omegapaf on Friday, March 09, 2012 (12:23:46)
soft breezes in your heart gaily.....you're not having a heart attack...you just ate too much sushi ha ha - pauly.

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    Re: Heart Attack (Score: 1 )
    by butterflyzrfree on Friday, March 09, 2012 (17:10:10)
    Thank you softly breezing Pauly....

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