Autumn Winds

(July 22 1993 / Sanfrancisco, California)

First and Second


First and second
Colliding in battles that thunder in skies
And shake those lesser
A continuous struggle
While others watch through vitreous barriers
All leading up to our first and second
They go hand in hand
And walk the world on a razor-thin edge
Dancing in circles
Crippling the world
It may help or hinder
But in the end a quest none the less
Will you win or not
Will you fall for second
Or will I be your winner

Submitted: Sunday, July 28, 2013
Edited: Sunday, July 28, 2013

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  • Khairul Ahsan (7/30/2013 1:36:00 AM)

    Wonderful presentation of your inner thoughts! An amazing poet you are, no doubt, with a nice, poetic name! (Report) Reply

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