now comes the night...

Discussion in 'Poet's Corner' started by thesemomentsastheypass, Oct 24, 2007.

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  1. thesemomentsastheypass

    thesemomentsastheypass Well-Known Member

    Now comes the night
    and I could write about
    how the sun’s elastic snapped
    or highlight how the honey horizon
    heralds the ensuing darkness

    I could word-weave a typed tapestry
    carefully crafted in your name
    or chase a rhythmic route, meter
    in keeping with the beat
    of your heart

    But this night, like last I’ll
    stop the clocks, drown the candle’s
    flame, sleep tonight into
    tomorrow, where everything
    will remain the same.
  2. Trip the Dark fantastic

    Trip the Dark fantastic Well-Known Member

    If my mental paintings would not be in grey, your poem would turn them into pop-art. Loved it....
  3. thesemomentsastheypass

    thesemomentsastheypass Well-Known Member

    Thank you

    Wishing you some pop art thoughts

  4. curtius

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  5. theleastofthese

    theleastofthese SF Friend Staff Alumni

    absolutely beautiful!! what a lovely word painting!:smile:
  6. Nessa Doll

    Nessa Doll Member

    wow that is a really beautiful poem :smile:
  7. thesemomentsastheypass

    thesemomentsastheypass Well-Known Member

    thanks for the kind words, everyone.

    And welcome Nessa. Wish I was enjoying the onset of an Australian summer.

  8. Petal

    Petal SF dreamer Staff Alumni SF Supporter

    wonderful! :hug:
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