Attentive to the beauty

That is not yours,

It only rests in your hands,

For a long drawn out moment,

An indrawn breath;

Before the feather falls

The pen flies,

The sword cuts.


16 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ryme Me a Smile
    Jun 18, 2011 @ 22:42:48

    Wow. Very cool imagery. I’m feeling inspired to write! 🙂


  2. seabell
    Jun 19, 2011 @ 20:01:30

    Beauty is only a moment… We just have to believe that a moment sometimes can last a lifetime.


  3. luna15
    Jun 21, 2011 @ 16:46:53

    said so simply yet full of power


  4. CC Champagne
    Jun 21, 2011 @ 18:15:09

    I was just there, exactly there… Thank you!


  5. Poets United
    Jun 21, 2011 @ 18:36:14

    Thank you for joining Poets United. We look forward to visiting your blog and reading poetry. We also look forward to seeing you in our community.
    Ink runs from the corners of my mouth

    There is no happiness like mine.
    I have been eating poetry.
    ~Mark Strand


  6. mindlovemisery
    Jun 21, 2011 @ 20:25:20

    This is truly stunning, completely captivating


  7. Jingle
    Jun 22, 2011 @ 13:17:18

    love this one,

    very well done.


  8. eclipseofthemoon
    Jun 23, 2011 @ 12:58:05



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