My Irritations, Aggravations and Inspirations

December 11, 2011 “star-crossed”



today I chased the westering sun

to see him set once more

in a blazing sky and watch him race

to rise on a distant shore

to warm a face in twilight waiting

as he ascends the dawning day

to shed his light on a star-crossed lover

and drive the shadows away

but the racing sun outraced me

and slipped silently out of sight

to leave me in the lonesome shadows

of a star-crossed silent night

tlh 12/11/11


2 responses

  1. Enjoyed the imagery in your poem….and the emotions expressed.

    December 11, 2011 at 9:21 pm

  2. Lovely … this played like a movie in my mind. Very visual! Happy holidays, my friend. I hope you’re well…D.

    December 13, 2011 at 7:41 am

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