Ode to the Flowering Branch MAG

March 21, 2014
By clericus ELITE, Byron Center, Michigan
clericus ELITE, Byron Center, Michigan
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Favorite Quote:
"..But inside something gnaws at me; some presentiment, anxiety, dreams - or sleeplessness - melancholy, indifference - desire for life, and the next instant, desire for death; some kind of sweet peace, some kind of numbness, absent-mindedness..." Frederic Chopin


Don’t gaze at me, little flower –
your sticky fingers taste of the
sweetest auburn, and no less –
your head hangs heavily on
demure shoulders, tiny feelers
weaving through gauzy summer
nights, sweating softly in the dark –
steady yourself, close your silken eyes,
the upset dark will chill your bones
when the moon loses her way, so stay –
sail through waves of panting heat,
laugh at the blackness that inhibits you,
no doubt –



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on May. 20 2015 at 10:15 am
RedPanda BRONZE, Easley, South Carolina
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"stay true to what you believe in, even if it means to stand alone."

i like how you used your words. amazing

on May. 12 2015 at 3:47 pm
PianoKeys97 PLATINUM, Medford, New Jersey
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"You can be the ripest, juiciest peach in the world, and there's still going to be somebody who hates peaches." -Dita Von Teese

Beautiful, descriptive, and the language just flows so nicely. The personification is truly creative. Just lovely work.

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"My mind has given way to an age that's color gray"

THIS IS SO GOOD


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