A.J. McKinley

Rookie (July,1975 / Indiana, United States)

Fire & Ice - Poem by A.J. McKinley

I am the creator who cannot find
The soul in which I burn
A witch of fire, frozen in ice
Freedom is a flight I yearn

Cold and numb, asleep
Yet my eyes are open wide
A cast of iron prison through which
My inner light resides

I yearn to be awakened.
My fire to melt this icy brocade
I yearn for reckless oblivion
My facade has been self-made

A river made of loneliness
My soul has been branded numb
A leave from absolute sadness
I seek the blue-eyed one

Comments about Fire & Ice by A.J. McKinley

  • (8/1/2006 12:01:00 PM)

    Coming at us strong, so well said, Full of feeling
    love duncan X
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  • (7/31/2006 10:21:00 PM)

    This is really good Amy, is the blue eyed one a specific person? ?

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Poem Submitted: Monday, July 31, 2006

Poem Edited: Friday, August 20, 2010

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