Treasure Island

Paul Moosberg

(6-25-82 / Texas)

Lightning Farms


Strikes of light across the sky
Thrown long and far to see
Awesome forces play their hand
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  • Will Barber (8/8/2006 4:17:00 PM)

    This is a lovely poem. A fresh metaphor of drawing fire from heaven, the legend of Prometheus comes to mind. You are a sort of modern Ben Franklin, who invented the lightning rod. In old comic strips, when a character got an idea, the cartoonist would draw a lightbulb above his head. A statue of yourself might feature a strobe light upon your forehead! (Report) Reply

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