Painting Flowers

Painting Flowers

A Poem by To be scene To be heard

Tattered dress.

Drops of blood splatter the grass.

Fingers scarred by overlooked thorns.

Long blond matted hair rains down.

Covering my hollow face.

Delicate white flowers cover the bushes.

Such a beautiful flower.

To be ruined by a unsteady hand.

Lifting the petal I slowly brush the petal red.

Rubbing the soft smooth skin between my fingers.

Rain pours down.

Streams of crimson flow through the garden.

The roses once again become white……

© 2012 To be scene To be heard


Author's Note

To be scene To be heard
heard a song called painting flowers and this came into my mind hope you like it.

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Very interesting, curious theme, enjoyed the figures of speech also, the metaphor hair-rain was amazing.
Great job !

Posted 7 Years Ago


Photo gave life to the poem. The real beauty of nature can make us appreciate the beauty of earth. I loved your description. Allow the reader to have a great vision. A strong ending to a outstanding poem.
Coyote

Posted 7 Years Ago


Wow, awesome use of imagery. This is so vivid and so powerful, it really spoke to me. Excellent writing, I love it!

Posted 7 Years Ago


"To be ruined by a unsteady hand." - The a should be an an.
"Lifting the petal I slowly brush the petal red." - Try not to use the same word in a line twice. It reduces the effectiveness of it.

This is really cool. "Painting flowers" - nice interpretation. Your description was excellent.

Posted 7 Years Ago


I love this. I agree with Silent_Watcher that this is indeed an interesting and descriptive poem. Which makes it better for us readers to visualize the scene :D
Keep up the great work!



Ashley Rivers--Dream BIG and you'll win BIG:)

Posted 7 Years Ago


Awesome write!i like the poem!keep writing!:-D

Posted 7 Years Ago


This is a really interesting and descriptive poem. I can picture it all, and it's somewhat intense. Good work, and kudos to you =)

100/100

Posted 7 Years Ago


To be scene To be heard

7 Years Ago

Thank you!!!

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