From Sea to Stars

From Sea to Stars

A Chapter by Ana Papaya
"

make believe

"
~~~

On the back of a horse

I rode from sea to stars

From the deep blue of ocean

To the bright red of Mars

 

I touched with my finger

A slow moving ray

Escaped from the moon

To bring night to the day

 

I grabbed on to a star

As it shot past the sky

Closed my eyes and wished

For the freedom to fly

 

They sprouted out slowly

Two wings from my back

My horse friend he giggled

And took off like a flash

 

I followed him, flying

Doing somersaults and twists

Twirling ‘round stars

And their bright coloured mist

 

Catch me if you can!

Came the shout of my friend

So I opened my wings

And swooped down on him

 

We tumbled and tumbled

Until we hit solid ground

We were back on the earth and

My friend was not to be found!

 

Then I heard a soft panting

And his wet tongue upon my face

I felt his tail merrily wagging

My puppy still wanted to play

 

It’s almost bedtime Wilbur

We’ll play again soon!

And I made for the house

As the sun turned to moon




© 2016 Ana Papaya



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I did enjoy the tale in the poetry. The imagination of a child need to be allow to grow to no-ends.
"Catch me if you can!
Came the shout of my friend
So I opened my wings
And swooped down on him"
I liked the above lines. The poem alive and wonderful. Thank you Ana for sharing the amazing poetry.
Coyote

Posted 9 Months Ago


Ana Papaya

9 Months Ago

Thank you for this super comment!!
Coyote Poetry

1 Month Ago

Was my pleasure and you are welcome dear friend.
This is beautiful! I loved every moment of this adventurous poem! Very well done! I love the kid side of you!

Posted 9 Months Ago


Ana Papaya

9 Months Ago

Thanks, it is a lot of fun to escape into a child's world from time to time.
Hey... it's really a nice one... imaginary as per my liking.... I liked it, especially the way you managed to create a mini story with in.... wow...
Ani : )

Posted 1 Year Ago


Ana Papaya

1 Year Ago

I'm so happy you found this one! :)
This is beautiful Ana. happy night night dreamy sleeps guaranteed with this one. :)

Posted 1 Year Ago


Ana Papaya

1 Year Ago

Thank you Nemo. :)
I'm glad you like it.
Lorry.

1 Year Ago

Hmmm, made me sleepy :)
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Sky
Very enchanting read. I like the last two lines "As the sun turned to moon"

Posted 1 Year Ago


Ana Papaya

1 Year Ago

Thank you. :)
I'm glad you liked my pretending!
Sky

1 Year Ago

Most Welcome Ana :)

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