Alchemy

Alchemy

A Poem by Leslie Philibert
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as you read it..

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the subservience of sunflowers
posed and heavy with dried yellow
spreads over fields of faded growth;

the sun stages the horizon of
sparse trees and hedgerows;
beyond the hope of lost gold.

© 2017 Leslie Philibert



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i love sunflowers...and here i actually see them as the strong ones....living through much of the fall...
you paint a picture of sad beauty here---perhaps there is beauty we often miss because we only see those who are flashy.
you always make me ponder...and you allow for us to grab onto your poetry as we will....

Posted 3 Weeks Ago


I guess sunflowers are seen as inferior in the world of flowers. This gives a picture of heavy heads and the evening creeping in as the sun moves from east to west and gradually disappears with the colours. As always an immaculately put together and presented work Leslie.

Posted 3 Weeks Ago



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Leslie Philibert
Leslie Philibert

Bavaria, Germany



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I`m not important. I just want to write a couple of good poems. Just read what I write. That`s enough. more..

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