Ernestine Northover

Veteran Poet - 1,721 Points (25th March 1943)

Fireflies - Poem by Ernestine Northover

A lake softly shimmering, in the evening's sunset glow,
Fireflies are dancing above it, moving swiftly to and fro,
Like a shower of confetti, they gyrate in a swirling mass,
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  • Manpreet Singh (5/1/2019 7:08:00 AM)

    Its like a painting in word of an evening with fireflies prancing around. (Report)Reply

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  • Andrew Blakemore (4/7/2008 3:49:00 PM)

    Brilliant descriptions and imagery. Finely written piece. Andrew x (Report)Reply

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  • (4/1/2006 11:47:00 AM)

    And we are also circled by words that hover and then place themselves beautifully within our hearts where they are home.Lovely words again Ernestine.love Duncan (Report)Reply

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  • Joe Breunig (3/19/2006 7:52:00 AM)

    Another delightful piece; Still working my way through your poetic efforts.

    Would like your permission to post this work on my website. The URL is: www.BunganutLake.org
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  • (3/10/2006 8:18:00 AM)

    Your descriptive power is amazing. I could use your own words: magic of the dance, art of prancing, luminosity, and rhythmic trance, to describe the words of your intoxicating poem. (Report)Reply

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  • Lucy Burrow (11/7/2005 5:30:00 PM)

    Oh Ernestine! how I would love to see this, you made it seem soooooo magical!
    Regards, Lucy
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  • Alice Vedral Rivera (11/2/2005 8:03:00 PM)

    Brings me back to my childhood. I really enjoyed the visual it gave me.

    avr
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  • (11/2/2005 5:15:00 PM)

    Lovely imagery Ermestine. I've seen them and it's magical. 10 from me. Remembering with fondness Tai. (Report)Reply

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  • Egal Bohen (11/2/2005 4:15:00 PM)

    A lot of atsmosphere conveyed through this Ernestine - where does this wonder occur - I'd like to go there!
    Egal...
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