Margaret Alice Second

Gold Star - 16,742 Points (24 January 1961 / South Africa)

I Was In Being - Poem by Margaret Alice Second

lifted off, flying away for the first time
in ages, reached the dream universe
where spiritual experience reach the
sublime - when my characters were
enclosed in the ambience of magical
feelings and conveyed the sensation
to me I was there, in virtual reality,
where I can experiment with
alternative ways of being…

so keep on whispering, it is working,
keep on flying, destiny is waiting, joy
indescribable - I thought it lost, but I
was wrong, it was here all the time
waiting for me to catch up - it took
all my imagination, conjuring a
myriad characters; only when I
discovered who was the key
and tried to use it

the door to magic opened again,
I was in…

[Sometimes the door is in your head,
sometimes in your heart, you can
never tell until you try]

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  • (12/24/2011 7:31:00 AM)

    Wow a fantastic poem. Really really loved it.
    A great read.
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, December 24, 2011

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