2020-07-26 – Feather Weight

FEATHER WEIGHT

sorrow’s but a
feather

from wings
already flown

i feel you deep as
cage’s marrow,

in each belated kiss
to you i’ve ever
blown,

eye dropped a feather in a tornado to see
what wicked things the winds
might do,

alas, it floated into nature’s dance
while i became forest casting
eyes upon you
,

Grumpy Gorman
igramhttps://www.instagram.com/grumpygorman/?hl=en

2 thoughts on “2020-07-26 – Feather Weight

  1. WOW, wow, wow. This is such a beautiful poem; very poignant and evocative as well. This stunned me. The rhyme scheme works fantastic here, and this is so profound in its meaning and depth, I can’t get over it. This is going to stay with me for a bit. Truly remarkable writing!

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