Beseech the Moon

Beseech the Moon

Avowal of yearning
The tide rushes in
Then, unsympathetically, pulls away
I wait, in silence, beneath your glow
You, in your austerity
Oblivious to my salient need
Do you not know my hunger
You, who are filled with fervent prayer
Shining brightly with imprisoned candles
Lit by hearts of urgency and expectation
I wonder should you set them free
Will your light fail

©Kay Salady


About Kay Salady

I write about the greatest force on earth that, I believe, lives on forever and surpasses all else. "All your poems read like I am watching an artist use words instead of colours full of feeling." ~Anon.

Posted on March 20, 2014, in poetry and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Beautiful


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