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Earthbound
by L. G. Figgins
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Inspired by my fellow poets...


Earthbound
heavy hearted with weight
Pressed to the ground
I breathe bitter air
that contracts my soul
The white eye's glare-
sour milk-
in which I drown daily
Gasping for air and gulping
the emptiness down
as the world intrudes again
The pressured universe inside me implodes
bursting inward
violently compressed
I shudder in the quiet vacuum
Wonder at my existence
As the tiny spark of light within
silently forms a luminous presence
visible for light years to come...





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Reviewed by George Carroll
Your poetry is surely a light formed by your mystical pen that entrances us with its introspection. I am hooked.
Reviewed by Anna Marie Fritz (Reader)
I know this feeling (in the past), and you
have described the agony well.
Reviewed by Kate Clifford
Fantastic write!
Reviewed by C. McGovern-Bowen
like the way you wrapped this one up! powerful!
Reviewed by E. Richardson
a concise, image filled write...splendid flow...good job here, Linda
Reviewed by Nordette Adams
Stunning imagery, strong verbs and language overall. Yep, yous IS a writer. ~~Nordette
Reviewed by Barbara Terry
Introspective in some parts, and shining in others. a lot of emotion in this work Linda. So, stay with the light, and let it make you glad that your are a woman, cause there is nothing brighter that shines, than the soul of a woman. May the Lord be with you always, and at your side constantly. With much love in my heart, joy to the world, peace on earth, & (((HUGS))), Barbie

"If I have to...Then I may as well be."
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Shine on Girl!!

Let the sparks fly high...lol!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by m j hollingshead
well done
Reviewed by Sue Hess
let your light shine! good poem
Reviewed by A Serviceable Villain
Linda,

"Earthbound" is a superlative poetic write ... filled with a resounding uniqueness whose imagery is outstanding!!

Best wishes,

Robert
Reviewed by Joseph* OneLight*
Linda,

This is outstanding! Glad you saw that light from within.

Love, Light, Joy & Creativity,
Joseph
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