The Fifth Element

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She is fire,
Get close and she will melt your heart,
The light in your darkest hour 
But play with her and you'll get burnt.

 

She is earth,
Her roots rich with self-love and worth, 
The natural evolution females seek
But mess with her nature, she'll bring forth her seismic wrath. 

 

She is air,
Free and not confined,
Moves like the wind and her path knows no limits
But pushed too far and a cyclone of disaster will strike.

 

She is water,
Her beauty is more vast than an ocean, 
It flows deeper than any of her jealous foes.
Yet why does she drown in a tsunami of sorrow?

 

Image from: https://nameberry.com/blog/4-elements-baby-names-earth-fire-air-water

 

06/11/18

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悪夢 | Akumu ►

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Charlotte Thomas-Rowe

Sat 17th Nov 2018 00:34

I'm really glad you all enjoyed it, I appreciate you all taking the time to read it. Thank you Taylor, Anya, Big Sal, Hugh and Martin! 😊

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Martin Elder

Mon 12th Nov 2018 08:53

yes the headings definitely help define this poem. very nicely crafted . Charlotte. Love it
More please

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Hugh

Sat 10th Nov 2018 23:23

Scary and dramatic.I agree with Taylor the idea of a heading for each stanza adds to the brilliance of this unique format.Well done.

Big Sal

Sat 10th Nov 2018 18:33

I love that movie.❤

Great piece.👍

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Taylor Crowshaw

Sat 10th Nov 2018 14:30

I really like the idea of heading each stanza..it adds an extra dimension to the poem. 💕

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