Author: Wasted Postage PM
Poem about a flower. By the way, would anyone like to explain to me how I can make the spacing as I command? Sorry if that is an obvious/dumb question, but I need an answer!Rated: Fiction K - English - Words: 182 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 05-07-05 - id: 1907005
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Sunset falls on a lonely flower,
With petals of crimson flame,
And for just one golden hour,
Its beauty, all nature proclaims.
Basking in resplendent beam,
A blossom of colored glass.
The dew drops all like crystal gleam,
As fond mem'ries of the past.
The butterflies all gather near,
On silver-painted wings.
Listen closely, and you'll hear,
Them softly, sweetly sing.
In the quiet wood, a fragile rose,
Flooded with shimmering light,
Stands still in twilight's calm repose,
In defiance of the night.
May 7, 2005
Author's Note: My friends all got tired of me writing "depressing poems" so they made me write a "happy poem". This poem was actually inspired by a picture I drew on a paper table cloth at a restaurant which I wanted to accompany with a poem. Upon finding that I did not know a poem that properly described my picture, I wrote my own, thus the first stanza was born! After several weeks I added the last three. I hope you all enjoy it! Reviews are very much appreciated!