A Poem -" WINGS"

Updated on April 8, 2018
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Poetry, writing,and music are at the heart of Charmaine's loves. Not to forget swimming in the ocean,walking and wildlife.

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Imagination are your Wings

WINGS

Sun flames leap sienna orange and cinnamon red

striking a halo of consciousness up ahead

Sky river is engulfing chunks of day bright

allowing the in-seepage of indigo’s might


Silent swooshes and ooshes are felt below

pulling up my head and face from my toes

There go the wings of consciousness

shattering the crystals of nigh-time’s graciousness


Out of the corner of my eye

I see a frozen silhouette flying by

her wings reflecting a gossamer

network of nerve endings found in an astronomer


The wing’s shadows feelings of protectiveness

giving rise to

consciousness protracted

that was seeded in the lotus leaves of exactment


As quick as newborns avert a bad smell

so, too, these night fliers repel

following only the night sky’s

perfumed ties


The night fliers of the moon avoid the echoes that loom

difficulty, restrictions and obstructiveness

The night fliers are now saying

it’s time to bid farewell to the self-denying

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© 2018 Threekeys

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      Threekeys 2 weeks ago

      Yes if we are the ones that have gone without, its only reasonable that it needs to come to us, now.

      Aloha Elijah.

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      Elijah A Alexander Jr 2 weeks ago from Washington DC

      Quite interesting with well presented imagery but the last lines demanded more attention. They said to me it is time we stop denying ourselves the things we want in our hearts but have forsaken for seeking to please "the status quo". I enjoyed it.

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      Threekeys 2 weeks ago from Australia

      Hi Jamie. Thankyou for your gracious comment. Im happy the imagery spoke to you. Peace to You.

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      Jamie Lee Hamann 2 weeks ago from Reno NV

      Very imaginative and vivid. Jamie

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      Threekeys 2 weeks ago from Australia

      Im happy that this poem evoked colourful images witin your mind. It means you've flown out of the birdcage.

      Peace to You Jodah.

      PS when you say a "well done " you sound like a parent or instructionalist. There is no need. We are here for freedom through ideas and imagery. Yes?

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      John Hansen 2 weeks ago from Queensland Australia

      A beautiful poem full of delightful imagery. Good work Charmaine.

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