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Quelling Storms of Emotions

The sky of emotions
Thunders with dark clouds.
A heavy heart fears
The coming storm,
The raging floods;
The end feels near.
A fragile mind breaks—
How human is to hurt!
The banks of perseverance
Roar with smashing chaos,
Nights rain in turns, in hails;
Things break in heavy storms.
I could build and rebuild,
I could dig deep, long trenches,
Make outlets to drain as it rains
And hide evidence of the storm.

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Benie Langat

Benson Langat is a poet, fiction writer, and freelancer. A dreamer, he realizes a world of possibilities through stories and explores life in poetry. Benie is a dad and lives in Nairobi, Kenya.

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