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Holding Up The Horizon

Saturday Poetry Prompt: take it from me…

Photo by Yohann Lc on Unsplash

There was a volcano holding up the horizon.

I couldn’t see it, there was a rainbow in the way.

I skipped headlong toward the rainbow, lengthening my stride —
Only to have it implode, midway through the plunge.

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Paroma Sen

Paroma Sen

“Do not go gentle into that good night, but rage, rage, rage against the dying of the light.”