Page: Profile: Poetry
||Total Views: 11,163,843
VxPoem ID: 35857
Posted: April 18th. 2009 12:48:48 PM
by Talitha Ruatha
Age Group: Adult
Wind drifts bear the patter of tapping
on cut panes
as I sit there
whimsy is my best friend now
who laid her gentle hands
upon the weary petals of my heart,
the blossom of youth withered; wilting
We had watched the fall of seasons
leap in unbounded joy
to the swirls of tears on amber;
caught in the golden chalice, we drank
Too caught up in the shiver of a chill
between the elusive word
in ischemic idolatry,
the difference between
a stroke and a moment
"It doesn't matter", she whispered,
as my syllables now
are forced caricatures on the horizon
is my shield held to my breast,
in that place where I would
embrace a prevaricated world
'tween the chill of white breath
on javelin ice
It really doesn't matter.....
this capricious fault,
not mine but mine,
who takes me by the hand
where my mind leads
cannot trip to follow
who is the best companion
in the haunted
white of day
as I sit
as the winds bear the patter
on cut panes
nothing matters here
save the warmth
and the unuttered word....
Author's Notes: "Whimsy" lives as a muse and a torturer, with me and within me. Luckily I found her at a time when writer's block and a few TIA's bashed me over the head and took the gray matter prisoner . We passed winter together....we now welcome spring in a much healthier fashion.
~Blessings to you~
Author's Location: Adrian, Michigan
More Poems: Talitha Ruatha has posted 195 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about Talitha Ruatha - Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: Yes! I have opted to receive invites to Pagan events, groups, and commercial sales
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2014 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wrenâ€™s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witchesâ€™ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.