By a Thread


Watch the spider hang
Precariously alone
Far from home, its web
On a single thread
No control of wind and rain

Blown by a dark storm
Raindrops creating black holes
Tears the fragile web
Which keeps secure the spider
The place she calls home

While hung by a thread
Tossed by nature’s mad fury
Tightly grips the string
Holding onto precious life
Riding out the storm

Unknowing how to endure
Raging storms that blow

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-TheMsLvh ©2011
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California Ink In Motion by TheMsLvh is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
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About California Ink in Motion

Poetry gives me the voice I sometimes can't find. Please enjoy your visit to my little poetry site. http://themslvh.wordpress.com/
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