Mirror Of Light

A Poem

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My mantra is 
The light.
Fire people are drawn to
A lighthouse
Attract but
Do not chase

The dulling comes
Fire extinguished.
Who are you?
They asked.
You are not you.
The soul was stomped
Down.

Blinding
Deer around me stop and stare
Frozen in surprise
Off being seen and
Awe.

I need a mirror
To refract the colors
Not the clarity
Which is 
Too blinding.

Words float and
Penetrate.
Follow the trail of connection
A light bulb
A candle
Some people need a dimmer

Books are the intensity
Input
Beams of knowledge
Potential power
Illuminations of ideas
That are luminescence in the dark and 
Shine for me,
Gleam for me,
The sunrise of my 
Beautiful state.

This poem was written inspired by the work at OCTPOWRIMO.

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