Struck by Lightning

The night you arrived,
a volcano erupted.

And, with a bolt from the blue,
lightning struck my heart.

I watched a meteor shower
light up the night sky.

Only towards dawn did I realize
that my gut was uprooted like an elm,

Whose bark was blown in the lightning’s path
while, I was busy watching the thunderstorm explode.

About Amrita Ghosh

About Moi - I like to think I am a simple person while most people tend to disagree. I like lots of things, sometimes quite contrary ones, a
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