a fragrant moon
    
floats
          a thousand petals
     more
          ghosts of flowers

shine
     pale lotus skiff
          drifts
     past silver laden
          shore
    
greening reeds
      wait
in wake bow
      low

the fishes kiss
     folds
           of moon’s watery
     train

© Sarah Whiteley

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9 thoughts on “

  1. I love this imagistic poetry and commitment to stay with the concrete image. Also arrangement on the page is nice.

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