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A Serenade of Love

October 1, 2021
By Lydiaq ELITE, Somonauk, Illinois
Lydiaq ELITE, Somonauk, Illinois
148 articles 41 photos 1014 comments

Favorite Quote:
The universe must be a teenage girl. So much darkness, so many stars.
--me


A serenade of love

is whispered up and down the nightingale.

Rings of gold are whispering

up and down a ladder

I can reach

but never see.

Golden-bronze daisies are blooming

from starlit tea-sweet windowsills

as special as every fifth note you play

on your new violin

is so special—

it goes into my ears

and is never found again.


The author's comments:

Once again, don't ask what it's about...


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on Oct. 22 2021 at 5:56 pm
SparrowSun ELITE, X, Vermont
200 articles 23 photos 1053 comments

Favorite Quote:
"It Will Be Good." (complicated semi-spiritual emotional story.)

"Upon his bench the pieces lay
As if an artwork on display
Of gears and hands
And wire-thin bands
That glisten in dim candle play." -Janice T., Clockwork[love that poem, dont know why, im not steampunk]

theres a fairy tale about a nightingale that stabbed its heart with a thorn to turn a rose red. you would like it(i did) its really weird and sad and twisted but cool. sounded like one of my plots(reincarnation?)