Surrectus

birthed 

from the belly of a star,

form wittled 

by defiance of entropy,

i am captured 

in curved crystals 

cascading to the abyss.

.

sculpted 

by compression and time,

drawn taunt by the tide,

i am released 

by the surging waves.

.

integrity sustained 

through attraction,

lifted by atmosphere, 

descending in storm,

my subtle kisses 

will press your skin.

.

as i seep 

into your cupped hands.

drink deeply of me,

and i will re-surrect 

in your heart.

.

je me leve quand

je sais que je suis en vie.

.

i arise when i know

i am alive.

.

© M.G. Iannucci 2017

Photo: Foraminifera from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia


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