Candice Anderson

Rookie (August 22,1991 / Millersburg)

Butterfly


A butterfly can fly away,
A butterfly can be a kiss,
A butterfly can be such a gaze,
A butterfly can die just like that.
That's what happened to you.
God took you,
Turned you into a butterfly,
And you flew away.

Dedicated to Civanna Carlene Christian.
Ur My Butterfly Princess,
Rest in peace.

By: Kelsey Barnett

Submitted: Tuesday, May 27, 2008

Form:


Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Butterfly by Candice Anderson )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 3 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  4. If, Rudyard Kipling
  5. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  8. O Captain! My Captain!, Walt Whitman
  9. As I Grew Older, Langston Hughes
  10. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda

Poem of the Day

poet Oscar Wilde

(In memoriam
C. T. W.
Sometime trooper of the Royal Horse Guards
obiit H.M. prison, Reading, Berkshire
July 7, 1896)

I

He did not wear his scarlet coat,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Ruth Stone

 

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. La Luna, Patricia Grantham
  2. DREAM OF PEACE, Gbolagade Taiwo
  3. Motion picture, daniel george
  4. Fallen, daniel george
  5. The Shadow Of The Wind., Tony Adah
  6. True Meaning Of Friendship Quote, thumper 786
  7. Seesaws المراجيح, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  8. World Leprosy Week, john tiong chunghoo
  9. Catch 22 on the Lake District hills., Dan Reynolds
  10. My Words, Fatima Nusairat
[Hata Bildir]