Learn More

Joseph Narusiewicz

Freshman - 1,169 Points (9/29/50 / So St Paul, Minnesota)

Sisters of Mendocino


They chase the butterflies of Mendocino
Blue sea but not as blue as their eyes
Peacock feathers play and fly in my dreams
I see sisters running in the lush fields
Riding horses, hugging dogs, naming cats
Proud noble parents with lovely daughters

Mendocino like Rivendell enchantment
Elves laugh in the magic glens
Tree Ents in the deep mysterious redwoods
Whales spout and seals play with mermaids
Sunsets made of wizard purple
The wind is blowing my prayers
Ladies of Mendocino beautiful like Galadriel

Lusty month of May in a crown of wild flowers
Hear the call of the spring throne room
Rings of the elves
Songs sad as Bambi’s mother
Stars rising amidst tears and memory
Joy will bring another Mendocino moon

Ladies of Mendocino your knight waits by dawn
Songbirds and sea gulls with cryptic comfort
Old roads where trolls have hidden
Cliffs with vines of ancient sorrow yet love
Sisters with tears yet strong with ghosts
Sisters of Mendocino with smiles like heaven

Submitted: Thursday, February 27, 2014
Edited: Friday, March 07, 2014

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 (Sisters of Mendocino by Joseph Narusiewicz )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. A Child's Christmas in Wales, Dylan Thomas
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Sciences Take xx xxx xx Original .., Lee Mack
  4. Christmas Trees, Robert Frost
  5. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  9. Christmas Carol, Sara Teasdale
  10. Ring Out , Wild Bells, Alfred Lord Tennyson

Poem of the Day

poet Christina Georgina Rossetti

Go from me, summer friends, and tarry not:
I am no summer friend, but wintry cold,
A silly sheep benighted from the fold,
A sluggard with a thorn-choked garden plot.
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Hitler: A Life Immersed in Hypocrisy, Paul Hartal
  2. Creative Interests, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  3. Villanelle: No curse worse than the plac.., T (no first name) Wignesan
  4. Sense Of Fulfillment, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  5. here workin' for hugs on Christmas eve, Bull Hawking
  6. Poetry of the Stars, Shahrokh Sharifrazy
  7. The Song of Krishna, Shahrokh Sharifrazy
  8. My Christmas Wishes, Dorothy (Alves) Holmes
  9. What a Concept is this Love, Shahrokh Sharifrazy
  10. Sri Ramakrishna (1836 - 1886), Tushar Ray
[Hata Bildir]