David Lacey

Rookie - 287 Points (2/3/87 / Middlesbrough)

Curiosity - Poem by David Lacey

I always said I would never take the magic carpet ride
Yet curiosity took hold and I had no place to hide
As I spiralled into a wonderland of my own surreal creation.
And here I awaiting Alice to return, here I remain
Burning the images I keep of her and praying,
Hoping for the ability to cope with lasting
Another age in anticipation of her presence.
I burn so that I may paint anew just as
Springtime green stems from winter blue.
She rises, Goddess of the blanket sky
She rises, the kiss of dawn in her eyes.

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Poem Submitted: Monday, August 7, 2006

Poem Edited: Monday, August 23, 2010


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