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little god (For Kate)--for contest
by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner

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For Kate Clifford's Myths and Legends Series. :-)


i was a god once.
well, that was before i was expelled from the high kingdom.
father, too serious.
godplaying was fine, but i also wanted to have fun.

i was a god once.
father said, "YOU HAVE THE WHOLE UNIVERSE AT YOUR COMMAND.
WHAT IS WRONG WITH YOU?"
godplaying was fine, i just wanted to make friends WITH man.

i was a god once.
father said, "GODS HAVE ALWAYS PLAYED HAVOC IN HUMAN LIVES.
THAT HAS ALWAYS BEEN.
IT IS UP TO YOU TO CHOOSE WHO WILL DIE AND WHO SURVIVES."

i was a god once.
father wanted me to enjoy displaying my power.
i was getting bored.
why couldn't i just lay in the field and smell the flowers?

i was a god once.
i didn't like creating disasters, causing chaos.
father got SO sore.
i loved beauty and made the aurora borealis.

i was a god once.
father roared, "YOU WILL CREATE STORMS.  YOU WILL LIKE DOING SO."
i've heard it before.
heard it again when after the storm, i made a rainbow.

i was a god once.
father said, "I DON'T KNOW WHAT I AM GOING TO DO WITH YOU!
YOU'RE MAKING ME MAD!
JUST ONE MORE SLIP UP...ONE MORE MISTAKE...AND BOY, YOU ARE THROUGH!"

i was a god once.
i really tried to behave, to get my heart into it.
again, i was bored.
godplaying wasn't my thing--i was truly a misfit.

i was a god once.
father said, "ISN'T THIS FUN?  DECIDING WHO LIVES OR DIES?"
i couldn't tell him.
he would really freak if he knew that his little god cries.

i was a god once.
father's first son was a failure.  i couldn't let him down.
i really felt bad.
i couldn't fail father, he was a god of great renown.

i was a god once.
it all came to a head the day i created that storm.
i made a mistake.
i can't help it if all the lightning i'd made was deformed.

i was a god once.
i was fired when i scorched father with a lightning bolt.
so brother was hired.
and father?  he says he'll never forgive me for that jolt.

i was a god.  ONCE.  :-)

(C) Copy written, 2004, by Karla Dorman. 

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Reviewed by Christine Morell
You're on a roll with your wonderful poems. They get better and better Karla. Bravo.
Love
~Chrissie xx
Reviewed by Divinity 11
nice,
very interesting write

jessica
aka
gypsie
Reviewed by M.Bennett Hooper (Mikii)
Exquisite Karla. BRAVO!!! I love this write. Peace and blessings. Mikii
Reviewed by Taylor Trenton (Reader)
This is so special.
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Amazing write Karla!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by jude forese
this was really well written!
Reviewed by john zimmerman
karla,
you continue to develop.
and to amaze!

love this one

keep 'em coming

john+
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie
Karla, this was outstanding, I loved this so much, Into my library it goes! excellent!

i was a god once.
father said, "ISN'T THIS FUN? DECIDING WHO LIVES OR DIES?"
i couldn't tell him.
he would really freak if he knew that his little god cries.

Outstanding!

Reindeer
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson
This is a different style for you {{{{karla}}}}
I like it...your fiend always
Ron..........
Reviewed by Ed Matlack
Do you do home additions too...? If your as good there as here, I want you to work for me...Ed & Rufuz
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Enjoyed your additions, too!
Reviewed by Jane Rodway
This is wonderful, I really love this!!!!!!!!!
Reviewed by Kate Clifford
LOL and I enjoyed your additions ;-)
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
aDORable write, Karla; truly enjoyed this humor-filled write! Thanks for sharing!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your twin, Karen Lynn. :D
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