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Author Name: Freequeens1 5 Comments
Date Added: January 11, 2007 11:01:42 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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Moonflowers
Moonflowers
 
Moonflowers grow reserved for the full moon.
They begin to unfold with moonlight kisses,
With a special delight in the month of June.
 
Some as large as a child's tea set dishes,
Most the size of beautiful Fairy horns.
Those lucky to see are granted three wishes.
 
Growing in serenity without thorns,
The lips turn crimson after their moonlit kiss.
They gleam when the early morning dew forms.
 
Touch one to your cheek, feel it's gentle caress
As a sign of acceptance and elation.
It's an experience only a fool would miss.
 
Seeds sown in the shadow of salvation,
It's brief life finished with satisfaction.
 
 
Author's Notes:
I took the word bank my son, Joey, gave me and was moved to write another one from the same words as "Moonlit Kisses".
The words are in bold:  reserved, moonlight, kisses, delight, beautiful, serenity, crimson, gleam, acceptance, elation, shadow, and finished.  It has a totally different feel from the same words.
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Comments:
Comment By: FreeLeonard Wilson on February 22, 2007 06:43:31 PM Report
Seeds sown in the shadow of salvation,

It's brief life finished with satisfaction.

 

That's a great finish, kid..Nice word bank exersize. Must be something magical about moonflowers, like the flowers that only bloon in cold, snowy weather. Every one of nature's rules has exceptions...len

Comment By: FreeShe Whispers on January 13, 2007 02:43:30 PM Report
Lady...Excellent words to play with ......words for a poem you have done well ..

 I have done many poems this way myself.....I'm impressed
~ She Whispers

Comment By: FreeGraham Jones on January 12, 2007 09:32:33 AM Report
An excellent word bank, delightfully put together.
Comment By: FreeLast Temple Knight on January 11, 2007 11:36:04 AM Report
You're a natural with word banks, I'm very impressed!  Wonderfully descriptive, I like!
Comment By: FreeGlata on January 11, 2007 11:26:28 AM Report
Aren't word banks fun? You can take a list of words and write in nearly EVERY category with them...It's pretty awesome, by the way...Moonflowers sound beautiful!

Hugs to you!

Glata





 


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