BEAUTY

Beauty escapes
the words I have
refusing
to be
pinned down
and reduced
to black ink on paper.

Foolish am I to think
my poem can
paint the soaring trill
of sparrows
greeting the sun.

My senses embrace
what they perceive
and I exalt.

~~~~~~~

DVERSE POETS’ Quadrille prompt – Poem

Mundane Monday Challenge 145

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33 comments

    • …True. Aside from that, words give us the ‘illusion’ of power over what we see or feel.
      Thanks for reading and the feedback. Thanks, too, for the lovely prompt. 🙂

  1. That is a beautiful reflection and reflective poem! Thank you for joining MMC again. But there is a small change. I have added themes for MMC. Please do check the latest post. 🙂

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