Waiting Out the Storm: October 28, 2012 — A Poem (Revised)

Yellow and orange lines track the march of tides and violence
Winds that spiral towards the citadel of justice whose hulking
Mass of concrete and glass bravely faces the approaching storm.

The onslaught of nature pressing its way attacking without remorse
As malignant cells march through one’s body digging into bone
The darkening sky outside and the bitter whipping of air


About brucejberger

Bruce J. Berger has published his short fiction in a variety of print and on-line literary journals, including Prole, Jersey Devil Press Anthology, The Awakenings Review, Raphael's Village, Eastown Fiction, Black Magnolias Literary Journal, and others. He also publishes shorts stories for Amazon's Kindle. He is pursuing his MFA in Creative Writing at American University beginning in August 2015.
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