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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That was so beautiful ,well done!

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

Your words are so deeply appreciated! :)
C. Froman, beautiful music to my ears. You are a talented writer.

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

Sonia, I so appreciate your encouragement! :)
I can't imagine what poetry is in the absence of emotion.

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

Yes, so true. It flows from the soul as much as the mind.
"She is a book and I love to read her pages...."
How beautiful.... Your writing style bowls me over.....the flow is so smooth.....I really like your writing....

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

I am so grateful you stopped here, Patricia. Thank you! :)
i love this piece.thumbs up!

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

I appreciate your comments so much, olawale.
Excellent writing! I would swear this came out of one the erotic/romantic poetry compilation books in my collection. It's that good!

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

Thank you so much, Craig! May you find so much inspiration in your new week.
This piece reminded me of what I once was.
Thank you for giving a glimpse of my lost reflection.

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

Dear Fahmida, perhaps you were led to these words to see reflections of who you are becoming again. .. read more
Fahmida Mehreen

1 Year Ago

To what to just said, thank you for having mu back. Not everyone does.
An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

Always, my friend.
I really love this opem because i can really see the pictures in my head of how intimate the relationship is and every move that the two make with each other. I can also sense the strong sense of passion the man has for her and also wanting to give himself to her as well as she had allowed him...all in all I thought this poem was great I understood every word, and to me that's the most important part of being a poet.you captured this attitude in your writing perfectly. I look forward to more of your pieces.

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

Thank you so much for your kind, uplifting words, Sangeetha. I look forward to reading your poetic s.. read more
Sangeetha

1 Year Ago

Aww that's so sweet thank you so much I do hope you like them
Absolutely beautiful poem with such wonderful imagery and you have a way of just pulling the reader into your poem so it is as if the reader is right inside the poem feeling all the emotion. Wonderful!

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

So very glad you came to visit, dear poet. May your new week bring endless inspirations. :)
Simply beautiful! I am your fan :)

Posted 1 Year Ago


An owl on the moon

1 Year Ago

Giving you such thanks, my friend! :)

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Welcome to my page of poetry... May you find peace and inspiration... Craig "We don't read and write poetry because it's cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. And.. more..

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