Elizabeth Sheaffer

Rookie (February 4,1990 / Mt. Airy, NC)

A Moonlit Reverie


A moonlit reverie:
A jet black raven swoops
across unbroken white serenity,
filling the night
with its continual presence.
Flowing thick and smooth
from the tip of existence;
Preying upon
the minds of innocence;
thirsting for a means
to spread its power
throughout the world.
Ripples extend outward
from its tiny dropp into
the sea of existentialism,
and a lone tree waits in silence
to claim its next victim...

Submitted: Thursday, September 11, 2008
Edited: Tuesday, January 11, 2011

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Comments about this poem (A Moonlit Reverie by Elizabeth Sheaffer )

  • Rookie Amy (9/25/2008 12:07:00 PM)

    lovely poom. I think you speak your soul- it doesnt matter if you are a selfish poet, poetry is about expressing your emotions. Well done ;) (Report) Reply

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