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Marshall Gass


The Spark


Life sparks between two ends
the moment of birth is also death
accept it now
we journey from one spark to the other.

Make the best between the connectors
and do not, whatever maybe,
short circuit that which rolls down
end to end. Shed light
as the circuit completes.Go bright.

Author Notes
Life and death as an electrical circuit.
© Marshall Gass. All rights reserved.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Edited: Thursday, April 03, 2014

Topic of this poem: metaphor


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