Juan Olivarez

Silver Star - 3,655 Points (september 12 / nyssa oregon)

Dew Drops On A Silken Web - Poem by Juan Olivarez

Dew drops on a silken web I see,
Spun at night while I was sleeping.
And o'er the strands slowly creeping,
The architect smiles up at me.
What a marvelous achievement, before me stands,
Constructed without blueprints or tools.
Waiting for the bevy of insect fools,
That unwittingly fall in the spiders hands.

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  • (5/3/2011 8:13:00 PM)


    What a poem! It really captivated me. Great imagery and wonderful style.
    Surely 10.
    Great poem.
    Thanks for sharing...
    Please read and rate my poem 'A humble complaint' on page 2.
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 4, 2011


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