Tag Archives: sky poems

downward

.. she dreams in spiraled clouds, candy spun of nothing-dreams. she seems a wayward soul, a lost girl in dragon skin. she’s begin -ning to believe in something, anything, this thing that is her own dark soul. she knows the … Continue reading

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Holding Up the Sky

.. We were only lying there, counting stars. I think. (After all, it was dark.) Ursa Major was the brightest spark, with a crow or two besides, a ram (and one small flicker -fly.) 88 of them in all, (infinity … Continue reading

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dragon’s breath

… pity her nothing, this unquiet puff of sky, this fiery tangerine cloud beast, pinned soft and savage least against her own bright cerulean skin. she has spun her self of steam and smoke and sigh -lence, unshrouded her eyes … Continue reading

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Mass Exodus

.. The sky is falling again, and they are calling to each other like Armageddon is in their midst. Moses (he’s the big one) has a doodle-bobber the size of a headdress and he’s obviously in charge, and his voice … Continue reading

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Shhhhhh…

… I’m writing. I’m fighting. I’m flighting my fancy out into the sky: a swirled-up mess of strange. I’m (un)boxing my shadows, inviting them to play. I’ll say what I mean and (not) mean what I s(l)ay. I’ll stay. But … Continue reading

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Saffron Sky Dragon

  .. The sun’s an old soul, really, got a few beams under his fiery breath, knows how to burn the day at both ends. But give him the lullaby of a fading sky, tuck him in with ivory clouds, … Continue reading

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She can’t seem to stop writing about the sky

…   This time it’s a scrim, and we are shim -mered loose in all this indigo sea. I’ve connected the dots, cast my lots toward wayward stars. Ours, and others. Borrow me something shiny, Love, some slice of moon … Continue reading

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Icarus Falling

.. If iCarus had an iPad, he might have researched the temperature of the sun, or the melting point of wax. Or he might have caught an episode or two of Father Knows Best. He would have known a little … Continue reading

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skiing backward down all these murmuring blades

beyond hope image prompt by mindlovemisery.

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f l u f f

    written for poets united motif.

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