Mortality

The sun sets
its dark blanket
across the landscape
giving way to hidden
diamonds amongst a
marble moon.

Trees bow in submission
to sky’s beauty and my
eyes rain, mourning
the end of yet another
futile day.

*Day 24 of the 2010 April Poem-A-Day Challenge. Prompt: Write an evening poem.

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3 thoughts on “Mortality

  1. How can you wrte so little, yet invoke such powerful emotions? That indeed is a gift that I shall aspire to methinks.

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