HOW THE ANGEL FORMS..

HOW THE ANGEL FORMS..

A Poem by M. L. F.

From a glint on the water -
reflected in sheen -
was a time and place forcast so pure..
And though she'd not know this -
for quite a long time,
this glint of light shone just for her..
The pain she would suffer -
quite few could endure.
Her coat of arms born from her fires..
It built deep inside, a flame burning white -
and her soul would give birth to empires..
As she finally rose up, the coat of arms shed -
and the metal lay cold on the moor ..
And a beam of light crowned -
on her head, raised from bow -
as her wings spread towards heavens shores..


© 2017 M. L. F.



My Review

Would you like to review this Poem?
Login | Register




Featured Review

I'm not quite sure what to make of this poem. The imagery is beautiful, and there's a sense of grandeur and of some sort of elevation, and the middle has a -
quite literally - fiery intensity. It seems almost that someone who endures so much in life - more than most could take - reaches a state of elevation. Hmm . . . Still can't put my finger on it. Sorry, M.

Posted 8 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

M. L. F.

8 Months Ago

You are 100 percent on point this time, actually :) It is a tale of a human who endures great trial.. read more
Clifford

8 Months Ago

I can see everything clicking into place now. Very powerful writing.
M. L. F.

8 Months Ago

Thank you... I had hoped it would evoke powerful images.. As a photographer, I see that my writing a.. read more


Advertise Here
Want to advertise here? Get started for as little as $5
Solemnly Swear
An action-packed suspense thriller that explores the fragile balance between justice and self-preservation.

Reviews

This elevates me. Nice write my poet friend.

Posted 8 Months Ago


M. L. F.

8 Months Ago

Thank you.. Glad to hear it lifts! :)
Angelic....pure

Deeply felt. ..

....I see the female shadow of a warrior angel in your words....

Posted 8 Months Ago


M. L. F.

8 Months Ago

Thank you..
I'm not quite sure what to make of this poem. The imagery is beautiful, and there's a sense of grandeur and of some sort of elevation, and the middle has a -
quite literally - fiery intensity. It seems almost that someone who endures so much in life - more than most could take - reaches a state of elevation. Hmm . . . Still can't put my finger on it. Sorry, M.

Posted 8 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

M. L. F.

8 Months Ago

You are 100 percent on point this time, actually :) It is a tale of a human who endures great trial.. read more
Clifford

8 Months Ago

I can see everything clicking into place now. Very powerful writing.
M. L. F.

8 Months Ago

Thank you... I had hoped it would evoke powerful images.. As a photographer, I see that my writing a.. read more

Request Read Request
Add to Library My Library
Subscribe Subscribe


Stats

624 Views
3 Reviews
Added on October 29, 2017
Last Updated on October 29, 2017

Author

M. L. F.
M. L. F.

American writer in the Netherlands....



About
"True suspense, true... terror, doesn't jump in your face with a hockey mask. No, no...It starts very, very slowly, creeping up your spine and into the space where your hair trickles onto your neck.".. more..

Writing
TRUST TRUST

A Poem by M. L. F.