Late Afternoon

Updated on November 8, 2017

There is a magic

that happens in the

late afternoon

when the sun says goodnight

for the day

an energy that transforms

late in the day

while the colors of pink and orange

fill the sky

everything seems just

a little more somber

a little more quiet

where you can listen to your thoughts

more clearly


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      Gypsy Rose Lee 4 months ago from Riga, Latvia

      Lovely poetic thoughts of the late afternoon. I love the mellow glow and then the purple twilight.

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      Eric Dierker 4 months ago from Spring Valley, CA. U.S.A.

      Awe so true. thank you for this nice piece.

      But the sky lighting up like that, well with a 2nd grader it is not a peaceful time, more one of excitement.

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      Caroline Marie 4 months ago

      Thank you Demas. It is really true! Haha

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      Demas W Jasper 4 months ago from Today's America and The World Beyond

      Hastening to say: "You are right!"