A Poem by An owl on the moon

My state of Arkansas personified…











In soft curves

draped in jade-colored silks

water glides down her soft skin

in crystal droplets

ribbon rivers…


Her voice is wind whispers

lush emerald tones

and her words

deep sapphire lakes

full and running free…


She is





© 2011 An owl on the moon

Author's Note

An owl on the moon
PHOTO: Twin Falls of Devils Fork, Richland Creek Wilderness Area, Ozark National Forest, Arkansas.

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I did not know arkansas was so pretty :)

Posted 5 Years Ago

I especially liked the last part. Really good.

Posted 6 Years Ago

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Awesome Craig, such discription and imagery.
This is just a stunning piece my friend.
I love Arkansas. We now have some property in Eureka Springs.
Awesome country

Posted 6 Years Ago

Man! That's what I'd call a love poem. Your words are pristine, like the waters you so sweetly describe.
Gorgeous work, Craig!

Posted 6 Years Ago

I love these type of poems they draw you in and call to you come

Posted 6 Years Ago

Ahh, your words are always living color. I know when I need a vivid visual, just to read something of yours full of vibrant hues and lush paintings. So pretty Craig. I wish to read more. :)

Posted 6 Years Ago

Truely a beautiful piece....and such lovely descriptions.

Posted 7 Years Ago

That is a beauty..Would enjoy visiting there..Maybe someday the possibility will open up...Excellent descriptive work..Enjoy reading your talented pen..Hope that your week is all that you could hope for and filled with inspiration...Sunflower...

Posted 7 Years Ago

that was a wonderful and enticing call to see

Posted 7 Years Ago

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Amazing photo and words. The beauty of nature can make us feel alive and strong. A outstanding poem. Thank you.

Posted 7 Years Ago

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Added on March 10, 2011
Last Updated on March 11, 2011


An owl on the moon
An owl on the moon

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