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Stars will outshine the universe-
dark trees, thick roots
penetrating a musty earth
remain still in the night.
Moonshadows flash
around hazy lit branches
illuminated by a creeping
scarlet ball on a
cloudy day.
Sheets of thunder and
roars of lightning
bolt through the sky
rendering the diamond like
twinkles of miniature
specks but a whisper
to listening ears.



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Ann Marie Steele

Ann Marie Steele


I pen poetry about love and loss, what I observe and experience — I write about hope. My writing has been described as resiliently defiant.