Assault – Poetry by Terry Gibson

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The greater damage

is not so much the

crunching of bones

or terror-filled nights.

It’s the soul’s innate

need to recoil

a caterpillar poked

with a stick,

Trembling, immobile.

 

Terry Gibson, 2012.

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Activist, author, editor, poet, social media pro and peace lover. A fiesty nano-celeb who defied huge odds with grit, dry wit and good friends. (@bookmark_terry on twitter)

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