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Friday, November 2, 2012

misspulga's Poetry Corner

The crisp and cold November dries
My lips.
The leaves fall off the trees -
Eclipse 
Of day, the nights grow long
As darkness slowly sings its song.

This night the Heavens dance for me,
While stars
Shine bright for all to see
And snow-
Flakes spark upon the ground
(Their silence in itself, a sound).

My heart, embraced, sets free my mind.
My soul,
It soars through space and time...
While cheeks
Are numbed by glacial air
And icy winds wisp through my hair.

I wait: The Earth, so peaceful, stirs...
The sky -
Dark palette; color smears
And warmth
Upon horizon seeps
To meet the frozen diamond peaks.

My circumstance becomes more clear
Through eyes 
Still fogged by winter tears...
I catch
Myself adrift below;
A vessel on the melting snow.


3 comments:

  1. Hey

    Really liked your poem. Have you ever thought about doing readings on stage? (cafes, clubs, etc)

    Also liked your skull pictures, very beautiful!

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    1. Thank you for the vote of confidence, Mr. Veyron! :-) I never thought about doing readings before, but that sounds like a lot of fun. Can you recommend any cafés or clubs in the Toronto area that offer these types of events?

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    2. Haha, you’re very welcome. :-) Not sure where they do readings, that may require a bit of research on our part. But if you ever find a cafe or need help finding one that does allow poetic performances please please please let me know and be sure I get the invite, for to miss a performance from a women who is as talented and as beautiful as you would surely be an epic tragedy.

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