"Just Another Day in Paradise"

"Just Another Day in Paradise"

A Poem by Mark


    As I listen to the birds, their songs carress the wind, 

   much as moonbeams dance on harpstrings, plucked at twilight.

   The phantom embrace of time glides across all worlds,
 
   transporting my subconcious murmerings to the forefront of  

   my awakening.

   As a dreamlike radiance exudes from my mind, I feel a 

   renewed sense of purpose, together with a shimmering of hope

   the same sense of hope eternal that has helped me survive,

   and has illuminated every tunnel these many years.

   For without hope, we have nothing. Yet with it, we own the 

   stars!   

© 2016 Mark



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'The phantom embrace of time glides across all worlds, .. .. '

For some reason, i could near hear these words spoken against music, perhaps, strings., You've created a lilt with that wonderful use of language - and the all important hope.

Posted 7 Months Ago


Mark

7 Months Ago

If I managed to do that, then that's fine by me! Thanks for your kind words.
smoothly done with stirring imagery...

and yes, without hope there is nothing...but we can reach the stars if we maintain that hope...

really like the "phantom embrace of time"

Paradise will never again be what it once was...

never. so we have to make it so in our own minds and hearts.

Posted 1 Year Ago


Mark

7 Months Ago

Thanks Jacob! I've been away " awhile " . Lol. Glad to see you're still here!

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Central mountain range, Puerto Rico



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