Doris Cornago


Lunacy


You come stealthily as in a dream

Wearing that winsome smile

You are the ghost of my past longings

I keep on looking as you shift

From phase to phase, transforming

I never can tire of looking

You make me wonder what you

Will look next time, ever changing

You - the centered moon of my life

Sometimes so near, other times

So far, escaping my reach

But making me every night aspire...

Submitted: Sunday, December 08, 2013
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This poem personalizes the phases of the moon. The poet compares a person's changing temper as a moon changing phases.

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