Narcissus

Narcissus

A Poem by Lingering Soul

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Branches blew a pink voiceless wish 
Narcisseae swaying with soft aurora air

Embelish hefty embodier this lover's life
Wearing patrician crowns of youthful dew 

Eyes twinkle a distance to words sedulously spoken
Secludes away the breezy reclusive bush

Fragrant surroundings by her ellipse 
Soul bracelet to breathless short exhale

Buds of delicacy took on an angle
Staring at the river of fiery joy

Ways to euphoric heaves  




© 2017 Lingering Soul



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In Greek mythology, Narcissus was a hunter from Thespiae in Boeotia who was known for his beauty. I found this piece light, stylish and wonderfully creative - you certainly captured the imagery of the subject matter in an exciting manner!

Posted 3 Months Ago


Lingering Soul

3 Months Ago

Thank you so much Phill
The final line sets the entire poem akimbo. Very interesting collision with the end.

Posted 3 Months Ago


Lingering Soul

3 Months Ago

Thank you for your review
Amazing how such a diminutive flower commands so much attention and adulation!

Fulfilling in every aspect!



Posted 4 Months Ago


Lingering Soul

3 Months Ago

Thank you Tom
I have learned a few words here, and wow, they are delectable ones... You write with a cascading flow that twinkles on the breeze of a reclusive wheeze... Absolutely breath-taking work.... Beautifully penned...

Posted 4 Months Ago


Lingering Soul

4 Months Ago

Thank you so much S
Very beautifully done, Nisreen ... It is nice to see you again on the cafe ...

Posted 4 Months Ago


Lingering Soul

4 Months Ago

Thank you Marvin
Is the flower striking a pose. Come to me.
The river flowing by, gives only a short time to bloom.



Posted 4 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Lingering Soul

4 Months Ago

I would love that
Paul Bell

4 Months Ago

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Not me, not you
Only the dead on the hill
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Lingering Soul

4 Months Ago

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oh my ... Venus, Cupid and Suadela would be far too unworthy to caress such a flower ... your poem lulls me into a dream but that closing feels so primeval ...deep guttural moans enticed ... wowy wow wow! ;) so creative my friend ..strikes home on many levels ...into me library it goes ma'am
E.

Posted 4 Months Ago


Lingering Soul

4 Months Ago

Thank you E :)
Hum, again your words both calm and please me. Your poetry paints such beautiful pictures and I of course love the last line of "euphoric heaves." :)

Well Done

Posted 4 Months Ago


Lingering Soul

4 Months Ago

Thank you H.L.
i wonder if those water flowers look at their reflection in a lake or pond...see the glassy image and admire their own beauty...
j.

Posted 4 Months Ago


Lingering Soul

4 Months Ago

Waw
Jacob
you got this talent for reading right through my words
thanks

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Added on June 1, 2017
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