Friday, February 1, 2013

To My Heart

Wash the dust
from your dusky wings
in the water clock
where every moment brings
another ripple -
a tiny story -

ours.

14 comments:

Carol Steel 5050 said...

Haunting and lovely.

Sylvia K said...

That one gave me a shiver down my spine! Thanks -- thought I was too old for that!!! Hooray!

Fireblossom said...

That is the most beautiful thing ever.

Helen said...

... how lovely.

Mary said...

what lovely sentiment, MZ!

Brian Miller said...

love the ripples...and story...the soft ours at the end...the begining has a haunting kind of magic to it....

Sherry Blue Sky said...

Sigh. So beautiful, kiddo.

my heart's love songs said...

exquisite is not elegant enough; stunning is not strong enough; beautiful doesn't come close to describing the perfection that is this poem!

J Cosmo Newbery said...

Full of mystery - what happens next? You must tell!

happygirl said...

Pretty words telling are lovely story.

Grandmother said...

Here's to love. This melted my heart.

Marion said...

<3

manicddaily said...

Lovely. k.

Shawna said...

"in the water clock
where every moment brings
another ripple"

Mmmm.