Journey's End

by Ben Pickard   Sep 6, 2017

Once more,
I will coat my harp with the
crispy dew of an Autumn morning,
so when winter comes, my fingers
will freeze to the strings
and pluck the icy notes
that plague my heart
until summer
dawns again.

I will circumvent the moon's feeble utterings,
and harken to the sun's enchanting song instead.


Ben Pickard 2017


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  • 1 month ago

    by Mini

    This is something really good!! Amazed me!

  • 1 month ago

    by Meena Krish

    A beautifully crafted poem with a mixture of
    nature and human emotions. I also like your choice of
    words here...well done!

  • 1 month ago

    by Kasie

    Beautifully written. You have always had a way with words. I don't know how you do it, but as always I'm left in awe. Well done

  • 1 month ago

    by Brenda

    Ben, this is just beautiful. Your nature writes just sing such lovely visuals. Well done-

  • 1 month ago

    by Milly Hayward

    Beautiful. A masterpiece as always

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