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Demons Take Her Home...
by Erica Ivory

Tuesday, April 08, 2003

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Just a thought... repost




She is in the
darkness.
A child reaching
for light.
Her soul to young
to pray..
To young
to say..
Babies afraid
of the dark.
She doesn't need much..
Just a pinhole
of a spark.
A distant star
in the galaxy...
Just enough light
to keep
the demons away
They lurk in the
darkest shadows..
Waiting..
To take her back.
Back to the hell
from whence she came.
She was not meant
to be born.
So they wait
in prey..
Waiting for the
stars to fade..
These demons
are apart of her..
She apart of them.
They are siblings
from another life..
Of
Emptiness..
Darkness..
Emotionalist
Nothingness
They do not know of..
love
life
hurt
shame
They know nothing
of these earthly gains..
For there is
Heavenly light
Even in pain.
Every emotion sparks
something unseen..
Ahh, but these demons
will not let her be..
The star is fading..
The darkness comes..
She knows she is
not alone..
She feels their demonic
urgency growing.
As they wait
to take her home.
She knows it is useless
to fight.
Because darkness
will always
overcome the light.





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Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 4/9/2003
light always overcomes darkness, my dear erica...always. otherwise, a good write! (((HUGS))) and love, karla. :(
Reviewed by Oisín Breen 4/8/2003
its a good piece
Reviewed by richard poor 4/8/2003
they take me away from home actually...but this is very good!!!
Reviewed by the phantom pheonix 4/8/2003
Oh I read this one before It still is an awesome poem nice job still on it
Reviewed by Trixie Love 4/8/2003
Hi Erica,
Such an outstanding
write...

Trixie :)
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader) 4/8/2003
Well done...
Reviewed by Joel Raja Kumar J 4/8/2003
Erica, When you write these things they are so emotional and touching.

Love from India - Joel -
Reviewed by A PAX 4/8/2003
Heavenly light
Even in pain.

Never stop writing!!!
Reviewed by A PAX 4/8/2003
Because darkness
will always
overcome the light.
Your poem is great but I cannot agree with these lines. Just my opinion of course.
Reviewed by Jack Roberts 4/8/2003
Well done!
Jack
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 4/8/2003
This was so dark and moving, I know that darkness well, and your poem just expresses it so well,

Excellent,

Reindeer
Reviewed by Ted Sheridan (Reader) 4/8/2003
Where did you get that likeness of my mother in law?
Reviewed by Christine Morell 4/8/2003
Darkans so very touching Erica. Another excellent one from you.
Chrissie
Reviewed by Madame X (Reader) 4/8/2003
"Just a pinhole
of a spark.
A distant star
in the galaxy..."

This says so much..just a pinhole...

Excellent write.
Reviewed by Josephine Bohen 4/8/2003
ahhh i remember....demons bug.
love you
josie
Reviewed by Sharon Williamson (Reader) 4/8/2003
Yes this is soo good.
Sharon;)
Reviewed by Paul Berube 4/8/2003
Erica, excellent writting. The healing takes a long time but it does get better.
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader) 4/8/2003
Erica,
missed you this one is very touching.
Love the last stanza.
Peggy
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