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Lash Back
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By Gillena Cox
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LASH BACK
see him, scourged so lowly
see him, crowned with thorns
see his cross, now holy

see me, under The Blood
see me, in my life of mercy
see me, praising joyfully

dare you look, can you see?

blinding are shafts;
of despair and defeat
 

LASH BACK © gillena cox 2017
 
[first posted at my blog 'verses']


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Submitted: Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 8, 2017

About the Poet
I live in Trinidad of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago; a multi ethnic, multi religious society. I write poetry for the sheer joy of crafting my feelings, my emotions my thoughts. I enjoy the challenge of abstraction in writing haiku. Married to Anthony Cox in 1971; we have a daughter Yanda and a son Khama. I was born in 1950 First grandchild: a grand-daughter born October 2012 My profile is a 2013 photo (poet bio updated 2013)


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