Kristina Louisa Carr

Rookie (Born: Cape Town, South Africa)

Forces Of Nature - Poem by Kristina Louisa Carr

When there is silence outside under the snow
I wish I could be a stone watching from below
The cold masses would provide me with peace
A state of mind I would love to increase

When there is a sandstorm arriving in a big cloud
I want to be able to withstand it alone in a crowd
The sand would surround me and rub against my skin
Like an innocent warm embrace rocking my body within

When there is a thunderstorm with great force
I want to use the lightening as an energy source
The electricity would rejuvenate my tired soul
The loud thunder would chase me out of my black whole

When a hurricane is turning the sky pitch black
I want to be outside and bathe in its violent attack
The winds would carry me to distant lands and oceans
And the rains would nurture my starved emotions

When a storm crowns the ocean with white foam
Swallowed by the water I would never miss home
Crashing waves would destroy every vessel at sea
But I understand the hunger and can't disagree

When the sun shines bright and it's peaceful outside
I could disappear behind large shadows or hide
The tall grass would cradle me until I'm fast asleep
Dreaming of the forces of nature for me to keep

© 2011

Comments about Forces Of Nature by Kristina Louisa Carr

  • (5/10/2011 8:16:00 PM)

    so much for me to see.

    with a beautiful serene ending

    the forces of nature acting on the human spirit,
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Poem Edited: Friday, November 9, 2012

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