Once upon a Winter Moon

Once upon a Winter Moon

A Poem by Patricia Wedel

I found you in the atmosphere 

where images pass by when lovers dream... 

Venus the Evening Star has disappeared and 

left her poems with sleeping feathered friends... 

The Nightingale has sung her song with mellow chords 

of memories spent when love was discontent... 

Juniper drops her music when she sings of summer rain. 

How could I dance when there is no romance... 

I will fly through storms and search the Universe 

to discover every path you took and then find the 

place where Oceans meet and greet the Moon's lament... 

© 2020 Patricia Wedel


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Wonderful emotional ride in your words.
"I will fly through storms and search the Universe
to discover every path you took and then find the
place where Oceans meet and greet the Moon's lament..."
I love the above lines. Where the moon and the ocean meet. A magical place and thank you for sharing the outstanding poetry.
Coyote

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2 of 2 people found this review constructive.

Patricia Wedel

1 Week Ago

dearest John... thank you for reading about the
Moon's lament.... love can slip away and sea.. read more
Coyote Poetry

1 Week Ago

You are welcome dear Pat.



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Dear Pat you alway have such divine poetic expression. You took this reader with you. It wasn't just what I visualised in your lines, but the way your poetry makes me feel. This one reached the core of me. Where the moon and the ocean meet and the silver dance floor beckons, who could not dance to the tune of that romance. Lovely dear poet.

Chris

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1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Christine Anne Shaw

3 Days Ago

Our lost loved ones are all around us Pat and in our thoughts too. They are never far away. Love tho.. read more
Patricia Wedel

3 Days Ago

Hi Chris... I feel as though you and I have had early morning Tea (mine with honey). My hubby Roger.. read more
Christine Anne Shaw

3 Days Ago

Your husband Roger has a creative streak. Have a great day Pat.
sweetly melancholy ..blissful imaging .. great closing line ma'am! very enjoyable read and ride on the wings with your birds of choice ... i will just fly the universe!! love that! :)
E.

Posted 1 Week Ago


Wonderful emotional ride in your words.
"I will fly through storms and search the Universe
to discover every path you took and then find the
place where Oceans meet and greet the Moon's lament..."
I love the above lines. Where the moon and the ocean meet. A magical place and thank you for sharing the outstanding poetry.
Coyote

Posted 1 Week Ago


2 of 2 people found this review constructive.

Patricia Wedel

1 Week Ago

dearest John... thank you for reading about the
Moon's lament.... love can slip away and sea.. read more
Coyote Poetry

1 Week Ago

You are welcome dear Pat.
OK I give up where are the cupid cherubs?
A lovely poem Pat so delicate and lovely.

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1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Patricia Wedel

1 Week Ago

dear Andrew... have you heard the song, "Drops of Jupiter" by the Artist "Train". If you Google it .. read more
A magic carpet ride of romance, Pat. The longing for one who is not near you is palpable. When the love is real, distance makes no difference. Such a sweet love poem. Lydi**

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1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Patricia Wedel

1 Week Ago

Dearest Lydi... poetry is for the faint of heart with feathery feelings when the Moon is full of sum.. read more
I love the bittersweet reality of your scene. There are traces of the different seasons under a winter moon, which gives the idea one's mind is wandering back thru a variety of past possibilities. I love how even a love depicted as "discontent" is still a love that can stir one's heart upon a cold withering night. I love the haunting quality of your scene, where reflecting on bittersweet moments is an irresistible lure, even tho a rocky stroll. We humans rarely have smooth sailing & the big waves are the ones we remember most often, I guess! Here's hoping your Valentine's Day inspires more excellent writing to entertain & soothe us! (((HUGS))) Fondly, Margie

Posted 1 Week Ago


Pat, I imagine these splendid images and emotions streaming as the lover lies on her back, lost in the stars on a clear night. We feel the loneliness and longing in your poem, but the heart is a steady and determined traveler. A magical journey in a poem, Pat.

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1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Patricia Wedel

1 Week Ago

dearest Ray... moon flowers are intoxicating when Jupiter drops her
scents in the atmospher.. read more
"How could I dance when there is no romance...

I will fly through storms and search the Universe

to discover every path you took and then find the

place"

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1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Patricia Wedel

1 Week Ago

dearest Sami... the Moon has faded... but not Love Songs or lullabies. Wishing you Chocolate covere.. read more
Sami Khalil

1 Week Ago

Thank you kindly. You are welcome. Happy Valentines.
Romantically sweet verses with sad underlying tones. Your lovely verses unfold with many bewitching charms, pulls in lovers on the verge and expels their doubts. Fantastic.

Posted 1 Week Ago


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SKY
Once upon is summer rain, I wiish to read this prose again. How come you comes up with a beautiful imagination Pat?


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Patricia Wedel

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dearest Sky... once a Romantic... you never forget
to see the beauty of a Rose... the fragra.. read more
SKY

1 Week Ago

Hahah you're not just romantic Pat you are a romance itself with your charming proses. Thanks for be.. read more
Patricia Wedel

1 Week Ago

Perhaps there is a Lady in the Moon... when violets bloom and Spring's fancy is soon to discover a f.. read more

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Mother of Robert and Edie Marie... Grandmother of Ethan age 16 and Madeline age 12; also Shannah age 7 and sister Kahless age 5; Married to Roger, a man of Letters, retired. Living in Fredericksbu.. more..

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