Forest Poems: 90 / 500

Forest Sprite

Rating: 3.4

There was a little fairy
Sat beneath a tree -
Humming to her tiny self
A haunting melody;
Just a little tinkle
Was all that I could hear
Floating on the evening breeze
High and crystal clear;
Surrounded by a rainbow,
Sparkles lit the air -
Tiny wings did flutter
Sprinkling gold dust in her hair;
A tiny little forest sprite
Had slipped the bonds of space,
Perhaps a mere imagined thought
Had brought her to this place;
How sweet the sound she echoed
Within this forest spot -
Though I had never seen a sprite
Her image now I caught;
This tiny little fairy
Sat beneath a tree -
Humming to her tiny self
A haunting melody.

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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Not a member No 4 30 January 2007

Great story telling Linda. Terriffic rhythm and bubbling with life! x jim

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Francesca Johnson 23 August 2006

Saw your Forest Sprite II and had to come to visit this one as well. Both are sweet, enchanting little poems, and like some of your other readers said, lovely to read to the grandchildren, which I will do. But even Grandmas can believe in fairies! Love, Fran xx

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Rusty Daily 22 August 2006

A perfect poem Linda. I'm going to read this to my grand daughter.

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Nalini Hebbar 22 August 2006

sweet and comforting poem linda...remember those wings we got pinned to our white dresses for a christmas play...felt like a fairy...love...nalini

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Tailor Bell 22 August 2006

perfect and perfect. -Tailor

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Jennifer Razee 11 August 2018

What year was this poem published?

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carmen debnar 15 May 2018

i thourt this was about the soft drink

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Rajesh Thankappan 31 January 2015

This poem is having a rich melody and imagery. Almost felt like hugging that charming little fairy.

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I love fairies.Congratulations on the book...a ten from me.

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David Harris 03 April 2007

Linda, I needed something to lift me up and this little dancing poem did that. Top Marks from me. Thanks for sharing it. David

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