Poem: “One by One…”

One by One…

Go deeper
Where rock is set aflame

Making what is cold
Molten lava

Spewed forth
To set ablaze all on the path-

I’ve known them both
Candle flames and roaring stars

(One by one)

No longer dare I flicker idly
No longer

Michele Marie

Michele Marie is a poet and creative writer from Illinois.
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