Alice Vedral Rivera

(Chicago, Illinois, USA)

*24 Hour Cycle


The soft whispers of twilight
Hum a melody that will
Haunt the night time skies until
Daybreak sings to me once more
A new song full of promise
A ballad of the future
And unending adventure
Cradled in the safety of
The warming rays of the sun
Carrying me through evening
When the whispers start again


© Alice Vedral Rivera - 2007

Submitted: Sunday, January 14, 2007
Edited: Monday, June 30, 2014

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*Part of my book, 'Shadows on the Carpet III' - 'Release' section

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