Wild flowers

Here we lie, entwined.
In the dirt.
Embedded in the earth,
safe from hurt.
The weeds and vines crawl through our hearts,
flowers bloom from our eyes.
Dandelions spring from our lips,
in each kiss my only wish.
Petals drift on each breath,
the forget-me-nots in each touch;
I clutch.
Leave them to dry,
to keep them on a mantle in my mind.




Poetry by stef lai
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Written on 2020-04-07 at 13:49

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jim The PoetBay support member heart!
I agree with Bibek, this is lovely, and touches all the senses.

bookmarked.
2020-04-09


bibek adhikari The PoetBay support member heart!
Love the flower imagery and all the details. The poem as a whole is beautifully done. :)
2020-04-07