Heather Burns


Blowing In The Wind


Standing with arms
outstretched toward
heaven

leaves catch the sun
casting reflections

silver images dance
on their surface

branches hover together
creating an umbrella
of protection

listening to secrets
borrowed from the wind

whisper in my ear
share with me the magic
blowing in the wind.

Submitted: Sunday, September 28, 2014

Topic(s): wind


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  • Veteran Poet - 3,286 Points Geetha Jayakumar (10/11/2014 2:41:00 PM)

    A Beautiful write Heather. That's the beauty of wind which carries some secrets in air. We have to give a lending ear to hear the secrets it carries....Loved reading it. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 13,836 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (10/1/2014 11:27:00 PM)

    pictorial view of the poem superb the lovely style of Heather..as if supplicating.. morning with hope stood in front of the individual whole poem is symbolic leaves, silver image, branches, umbrella..lovely Heather I salute your art kudos (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 2,485 Points Tirupathi Chandrupatla (9/30/2014 1:55:00 PM)

    whisper in my ear
    share with me the magic
    Secrets of the universe are floating in space. Ear craves to pick the vibrations. Beautiful poem. Thank you. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 2,020 Points Abekah Emmanuel (9/30/2014 10:50:00 AM)

    I like the simplicity of your diction. You are able to incite passion in your readers by using few words. Thats good. keep writing, I like this one. Well done! (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 7,645 Points Deepak Kumar Pattanayak (9/28/2014 11:57:00 PM)

    Yes all day through trees outstretch their arms towards heaven and pray for mankind and wind is a witness to
    all these divine things..............Heather.......very nicely composed (Report) Reply

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