Poetry On The Odyssey: Lightning
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The energy courses through my veins

Every strike pulsates through my chest and strikes my heart

The noise beats at my ear drums relentlessly

The wind bellows through the air striking everything in its wake

The sky lights up, powered by the current that litters throughout

Each strike makes my heart race, it's exhilarating

I smile as each strike moves closer and closer

The hairs on my neck rise and I can feel the goosebumps on my skin

There's something about danger that excites me

It's like playing with fire.

Each strike that reaches the ground rattles the Earth to its core

I wonder if everyone recognizes the beauty along with the danger

I wonder if they realize that the Earth has ample opportunity to take from us

The place that we call home grants us mercy each day we are allowed to walk across it

And I also wonder if the rest of the world sees my power

For I have lightning in my veins

And my power is limitless.

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