SHE IS A BOOK

SHE IS A BOOK

A Poem by An owl on the moon
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And I love to read her pages...

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She is a breathing book

each night I touch her pages

delicately turn to find

her heart in letters

written by her hand…

 

Scent of vanilla

soft and sensuous

unveiling another thought

another smiling memory

another intimate piece of her…

 

And I read with such abandon

across her pages

my fingers trailing

her soft paper skin…

 

In her sighs

she speaks of

stories and sonnets

history and fantasy

blue skies and silvery silks…

 

I hear her voice

in the pages

wanting to know her

every line

every word

every letter…

 

Now I take her into me

share my book with her

until we know

can read each glance

each whisper

each touch…

 

She is a book

and I love to read her pages…


© 2011 An owl on the moon



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"Now I take her into me
share my book with her
until we know
can read each glance
each whisper
each touch…"

Poetical Prowess!!! This was fantastic! From the subtle flow to the image at the beginning to set the mood of the piece....you crafted an intelligently phrased piece. The type so delicately thought of that i cannot help but be enthralled in the book (pun intended) :)

This is great work! A nice start to my day:)

~M.Babu~

Posted 6 Years Ago


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dear Sami, so delicately read with touches of
sensual moments when time stood still...
truly, Pat

Posted 4 Days Ago


An owl on the moon

2 Days Ago

Pat, your words are so encouraging. Thank you.
I like this poem. I like a lot of poems, but this one, I'm going to remember. :)

Posted 4 Days Ago


An owl on the moon

2 Days Ago

So appreciative you stopped by Zak!
Zak Leon Ramsey

1 Day Ago

Haha, no problem.
wow this is so good!! i love the metaphor usage

Posted 2 Months Ago


An owl on the moon

2 Months Ago

I am so glad you were here, Abigail! Thank you. :)
Wow this is really good! I can't describe how it makes me feel, but its amazing.

Posted 3 Months Ago


An owl on the moon

3 Months Ago

Thank you for your kindness. Looking forward to reading your inspirations here. :)
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love this! please check out my writing too! & please tell your friends about me!

Posted 3 Months Ago


An owl on the moon

3 Months Ago

Thank you so much KC. Will read your inspirations right now. :)
Incredible poem. "She is a breathing book"-such grace in this metaphor...eloquent language, lovely form, flow, cadence...sensuous, rapturous imagery....literal, figurative, transcendent. Kudos!

Posted 5 Months Ago


An owl on the moon

5 Months Ago

I so deeply appreciate your thoughts and insights here, Annette. May every page of you being wondrou.. read more
Now I read with such abandon,,,

Beautiful verse

Posted 8 Months Ago


An owl on the moon

8 Months Ago

I am so grateful for your visit, dear poet.
May you forever be lost in her revelations!

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

I do believe in her everlasting light. Thank you, dear Kelly. :)
absolutely lovely. Definitely a new favorite

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

Thank you so much for your words.
This poem was FLAWLESS. I loved it!

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

Thank you so much, Tamara! :)

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