Shailika Reeves

Rookie (8th of September)

Position: At Vanguard - Poem by Shailika Reeves

A turn to the left, and
A turn to the right
You see a lot of bayonets standing upright.
You turn to the sky,
But none to fly,
Just dust and smoke
Like a carpet, flies.
You look for the earth
And theres no dearth, of
Blood and the dead;
But surely of mirth.
And then you look into the eyes
Of an ensign lying nearby;
Lifeless but still a lion's lair;
And from deep within those eyes,
A voice still cries-
'I did dare! '

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  • (5/8/2010 9:10:00 PM)

    Shailika: that was excellent! I really enjoyed reading that, you are a talented writer! Please check out my latest poem, it is called 'Thundering Youth.' Please copy and paste this address to your address bar:

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, May 8, 2010

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