APOLLO, SELENE, AEOLUS

January 9, 2012
By Ayyad BRONZE, Harvey, Louisiana
Ayyad BRONZE, Harvey, Louisiana
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All my sunlight spreads upon the sky,
Painting it orange and yellow,
Over all mankind.
Low branches stretching to capture my light-
Light, energy, and happiness-
On the road driving away the ghosts of sadness and pain.


Sleep I bring to the tired soul;
Evening is when my magic starts;
Lonely is my nightly route;
Eclipses are when you miss me;
Night has a thousand eyes and I am the biggest one;
Eager men have traveled miles to behold my face.


A leaf I pluck from its orange brothers;
Eternally I flutter and dance around the world,
Overwhelming nature’s harmony, unfamiliar and undetected.
Lightly carrying whispers around the world,
Until I have reached every crack, hole, and fissure,
Screaming, whistling, and howling across the Earth.


The author's comments:
apollo is the greek sun god
selen is the greek moon god
aeolus is the greek wind god

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on Feb. 5 2012 at 4:58 pm
laurensoccer SILVER, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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This is a great poem. I love your use of imagery and how you vividly described the Greek gods. Keep up the amazing work!!!!

Ayyad BRONZE said...
on Feb. 5 2012 at 9:02 am
Ayyad BRONZE, Harvey, Louisiana
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Thank u soo much!!

dya.o PLATINUM said...
on Feb. 3 2012 at 12:31 pm
dya.o PLATINUM, Milton, Florida
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Favorite Quote:
“If consensus is overrated, I think balance is, too.
I have no interest in living a balanced life.
I want a life of adventure.” | Chris Guillebeau

Loved it! I am into to greek mythology so I can say that this is just wonderful.

Ayyad BRONZE said...
on Jan. 10 2012 at 4:30 pm
Ayyad BRONZE, Harvey, Louisiana
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Hope u like it!!


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