Somehow Sunlight Flowed Again

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He wasn’t exactly sure when his song returned

but it was there now,

filling his lungs, his mind

with a sense of wonder

dancing.

Somehow sunlight

flowed again

within his spirit as if

he had been

reborn.

 

Note: Based on an earlier work posted April 2016

Poetry and Image © Copyright 2018, ancient skies

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A Fresh Vision

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As the sun rises within us – our spirit awakens, and a poem

becomes alive, a fresh vision of words set to music,

a flooding of light

as we rub our eyes,

suddenly desperate

for a pen.

   

Poetry and Image © Copyright 2017, ancient skies

The Winter Dawn

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As the brilliance of the winter sun begins to break through the cold

tree branches are absorbed becoming lost in rays of light,

signaling there is still life here, as I take a deep breath

the wind moves, and slowly the snow covering

the trees, begins a christening of the earth

falling gently, and I am in awe

of yet another new day,

just born.

     

Poetry and Image © Copyright 2017, ancient skies