Dawn in your eyes #poetry


Perfect azure warms my face

I crest the hill wanting to see dawn

Accents of wispy black silhouettes

Remind me of your eyes

sleepy as of yet

bringing my thoughts home to you

Poetry and photography copyright 2012 L. Moon

Published by moondustwriter

Thank you for visiting Moondustwriter. In 2019, we have an exciting project. We are developing elementary curriculum for Ugandan children. As a writer, it is a thrill to help children who want to learn. Along with the curriculum, we hope to develop simple fictions about Uganda for the children to read at school. Trust me books are in short supply. We will use our trusted story tellers: a butterfly and a lion to make the stories come alive. Stay tuned as Bethany and Me put pen to paper. I've been part of the blogging community for more than 10 years. Some old timers may remember the award winning (2012 Twitter Shorty ) blog community - One Stop Poetry. I was the (quiet) originator of the idea and co-producer of One Stop Poetry. I am a published writer, poet, artist and photographer. I have written, as well as edited, for periodicals, radio, blogs and fellow writers. There are many facets to this moon - thanks for stopping by.

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9 Comments

  1. Really lovely, Leslie. You always seem to provide just the perfect photos to go along with your poetry. That is a certain kind of brilliance in and of itself.

    Thanks for sharing this.

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  2. Wow! That was lovely. I’ve read it five times already, and actually agree with the previous commentor on the image that it illicits. It’s funny that I get blog posts in my e-mail with writers providing long snippets of their work thatI I really don’t have time to read. On the other hand, I read your poems because they’re short; however, I end up spending so much more time thinking about them than I ever would have done with those snippets.
    I guess that means you’re doing something right, huh?

    -Jimmy

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