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Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Fuego's Freedom


Fuego’s Freedom

If you could’ve sworn you’d seen a horse
Charging out of a flame
Or forming out of an autumn leaf
Maybe you’ve seen Fuego’s spirit
For he is a whinny into the moon at night
And a fiery, restless creature
Starved of freedom
His mortal self
Couldn’t live off fenced pasture
He is now a wild thing
Every October he scours the scape
For a place as remote and wild as his spirit
Fuego may pay you a visit
During his journey
For a loco sort of liberty
Will Fuego, a whinny into the moon at night
A restless spirit, an autumn leaf, a stray flame…
Find his long lost freedom…
In you?

by HorsesForever, age 10

14 comments:

  1. Wow - 10 years old poet??
    Great image you've created!

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  2. wow, that is awesome and the imagery that was created as well is wonderful. thanks for posting from a ten year old.

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  3. What incredible talent and a gorgeous image to go with it.

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  4. Very impressive!

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  5. Thank you so much, Jonie, Lorilynn, Kate, and Mike! I thought it was such a good poem for a 10 year old. I'm very impressed!

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  6. This child will go far in the literary world, great poem and image!

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  7. I think so, too! Thank you, Yolo! :)

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  8. That's a great poem; amazing for someone so young! Your image is simply gorgeous!

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  9. What a talented child! Wonderful post!

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  10. Montucky, I think the young author of this poem is going far in the world of writing!
    Thank you! :)

    Neva, thank you for stopping by and commenting! :)

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  11. Really neat image and the poem is beautiful.

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  12. What a great blog you have. Love your art work and the poems that go so well with it.

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  13. Hi and welcome to my blog, Mike Perry! Your blog is, also, quite interesting! Thank you for your very nice comment! :)

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