Sara Tehrani

Rookie (1987)

The moon


Looming in this space the clouds wrap around its beauty

So tranquil washing into its thrilling musk of mystery

I gaze and gaze, for a moment I’m taken away

It glows, exquisiteness it shows

So close to the eye yet a Trillion miles away

My vision invites a tranquil moment

As I stand there in the dark

Staring...just starring...

Stood staring at the moon

Submitted: Friday, March 11, 2011
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Comments about this poem (The moon by Sara Tehrani )

  • Rookie Steve Perks (3/14/2011 11:34:00 AM)

    I love your descriptiveness in this poem. It really gives me an impression that I'm stood there, it's like your words can be touched :) The first 2 lines are great! 'Musk of mystery' - I like that.
    The moon is a thing of beauty, and so is this poem :) x (Report) Reply

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