Skip to content

In the Caress of a Gentle Wind (Original Poem)

May 6, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

Written by @linzo

In the caress of a gentle wind

A hot summer stands to please

Relieved of complaints of those

Who seek its heat without accompanying intensity

 

As if a ferry avoids choppy waters across the sea

Or life can fully be lived from a passive glare

Our pursuit for pleasure leads to madness

Whipped up by expectations and attachments

 

What is a summer rose without the deep slumber of winter?

What is its beauty without an observer to penetrate it?

Moment to moment a rose lives and dies

Why do we think we’re the exception to the rule?

 

Image credit: Pixabay

Advertisements
2 Comments leave one →
  1. May 6, 2017 10:21 am

    Ahhhhh i could read this 4everr! words are so picturesque …fantastic…

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: