In the Brilliance of the Dawn

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As ice releases its grip on the trees, bands of gold slice

through the forest, quicker than knives thrown,

it is a wonder how hawks can see

in the brilliance of the dawn,

and how the first flowers

can be so brave.


Poetry and Image © Copyright 2020, ancient skies

17 thoughts on “In the Brilliance of the Dawn

  1. Such beautiful words strung together like precious gems on a silk thread.
    The hawk and its sight, the first flowers and their bravery…. exquisite juxtaposition of imagery.

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