Ben Paynter

Veteran Poet - 1,841 Points (Midwest)

A Search - Poem by Ben Paynter

skin slick
with prayer,
last look at
thin layered
clouds hanging soft
from feathered
thoughts.
I thought of you,
and felt leaves
fly thickly
from tired trees
hung down.
I picked a dream
and imagined what
it would be like
to be
found.

Topic(s) of this poem: life


Comments about A Search by Ben Paynter

  • Edward Kofi Louis (6/18/2015 3:32:00 AM)

    I thought of you. Nice work. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, June 18, 2015

Poem Edited: Thursday, June 18, 2015


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