The Lark
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The Lark

Coastal Waters

A poem

Photo by Matthew Fournier on Unsplash

A flash of electrostatic blue-white
Slashes across the oppressive black satin sky
A deep thrum and boom follows shortly thereafter
Heralding the onset of another dangerous night

Animals scatter to take shelter
As I hunch within my hood
Hands deep in damp pockets
With hopes, it will be over soon

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Paul Douglas

Paul Douglas

I have always loved to write, especially poems and short stories. I also have an abiding love for technology and gaming. I love to share my outlook with others.