Jump to content
Poetry Magnum Opus

Scarlet #10 Poem a Day


Recommended Posts

Scarlet

Our secret slumbers
deep as the scarlet
of a rose, wrapped
in the velvet cloak
of time.

What was
but could not be
remains hidden
beneath cultivated soil.

Yet memories
of stolen moments past
ignite white-hot
in flushed dreams still.
----- -- Judi Van Gorder

1

~~ © ~~ Poems by Judi Van Gorder ~~

For permission to use this work you can write to Tinker1111@icloud.com

Link to post
Share on other sites

This one spoke to me, Tink. As do many others, I think, I keep my passed loved ones in memory, visiting often with precious times.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Guidelines.