Paths

The Daily Post prompt is: connected.

The stars are in the constellation of Pegasus.

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Earth hooks the moon,

That draws the tides,

That sweep the shore,

A carpet of glittering jewels.

 

Stone wrinkles into mountains,

Cracked by rain and crumbled,

River-washed to the sea,

A carpet of glittering jewels.

 

Upon the tor, windswept and bare,

In a sprinkling of gritty soil,

Blue profusion of bellflowers,

A carpet of glittering jewels.

 

Fiery rocks set in black space,

Linked one to another to the next,

Winged horse treading from star to star,

A carpet of glittering jewels.

 

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Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

21 thoughts on “Paths”

    1. Thank you 🙂 Maybe I should have recited it to the world of revellers last night. Not that they’d have heard. It alleviates the misery a little to know that something good has come out of it;

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