Just Love to Dance

Updated on October 9, 2017
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I'm a writer, a poet, a dreamer. Born and raised in New York City. I now live in Daytona Beach, Florida with my wonderful cat Sid.

I’d like to dance,

upon the waves of the sea,

like seagulls upon the water,

beneath the shining sun.

Like twirling leaves,

in the autumn

high up into the crisp, blue sky,

twirling and twirling,

weaving a colorful carpet -

on the ground beneath my feet.

In the wintertime,

like the lacy, silvery snowflakes,

blown here and there,

with my frosty breath,

making ice flowers,

on window panes.

Upon the clouds,

as they go sailing ,

across the sky.

Like dark storm clouds,

that roll along,

blown by the wind -

to the tune of lightning and thunder.

Through the raindrops,

as they come falling down,

before the rainbow appears.

doing a dance of joy in the rain.

Like butterflies,

when the spring comes anew,

flying from flower to flower,

in the summertime.

Along with bees,

as they buzz by,

like a tiny wood nymph,

among the shadows,

of the tall pines in the forest.

To dance among the shadows,

on a moonlit nights,

from moonbeam to moonbeam –

till the morning light.


I’d like to dance

and never stop,

delighting in all the wonders,

I see,

to dance across the night sky,

among the sparkling stars,

united with my love –

along the Milky Way.

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    © 2017 Gypsy Rose Lee

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        Gypsy Rose Lee 

        7 months ago from Riga, Latvia

        Thank you, Ann.

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        Ann Carr 

        7 months ago from SW England

        Absolutely wonderful! I love dancing and I wanted to dance just like that along with you!

        You have created a great rhythm here and evoked so many beautiful images.

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        Gypsy Rose Lee 

        14 months ago from Riga, Latvia

        Thank you Martie. You can still dance just get out on that floor.

        Thank you Paula. Yes, I remember that.

        Thank you Bill.

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        Martie Coetser 

        14 months ago from South Africa

        Joyful and uplifting! Made me wish I were still a young maiden :)

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        Paula 

        14 months ago from Beautiful Upstate New York

        GRL....This made me recall when I first met you & I commented about the Movie "Gypsy," with Natalie Wood, Rosiland Russell & Karl Malden. You told me that your Profile name was fashioned from the movie....

        So, actually, I've known you LOVE to dance, but with your clothes on!! LOL..........Great poem. Paula

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        Bill Holland 

        14 months ago from Olympia, WA

        Superb images in this one, Rasma! Well done!

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        Gypsy Rose Lee 

        14 months ago from Riga, Latvia

        You welcome Shanmarie glad this gave you a smile.

        That is so true FlourishAnyway.

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        Shannon Henry 

        14 months ago from Texas

        What a delightful poem! Just the smile I needed. Thanks. :)

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        FlourishAnyway 

        14 months ago from USA

        Dancing keeps you young.

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