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Gert Strydom

(03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

Flaunting Like A Red Spark


that flames up suddenly
and draws a fiery line
a red weaver hangs where it frolics twittering,
stretching out its wings
before once again it falls to the earth
and out of its mouth
it sings a song of glory unto God
which rises right through the noise of the city.

Submitted: Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, April 16, 2013

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