Dawn

Earlier this week, I snapped the photos shared here while on my way to work. Determined to craft a poem inspired by this light, this dawn, I did just that. For good or ill, I wrote a poem.

Image may contain: sky, cloud, twilight, outdoor and nature

Dawn

When, as smoke, it drifts,
golden clouds above hills
painted with hues of shadow
and forgetfulness,
I, like the rabbit squat

in tall grass, coiled as a spring,
the chipmunk perched
on a soft stump,
incline my better senses
toward the air,

still cool with night,
and reach for God’s hand,
His finger touching earth
where earth flames with new light,
as He offers this mantle and core a spin.

Advertisements

3 thoughts on “Dawn

Say something!! Please?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s