Elmer Romulo Valdez

Rookie (Luna, La Union, Philippines)

Incantation (1) - Poem by Elmer Romulo Valdez

The Shadow is a Snake,
Living under the Sand,
And seared by the Sun.

The Sun burns the Sand,
The Snake slithers out,
And follows the Shadow.

The Sand absorbs the Sun,
The Snake bares its fangs,
Then it covers the Shadow.

The Shadow and the Snake,
The Sand and the desert Sun,
One for all, all for one.

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  • (9/16/2007 1:40:00 AM)

    A dangerously intrigueing, almost bewildering incantation, this good poem of yours! Well written, indeed! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, September 16, 2007

Poem Edited: Saturday, April 9, 2011

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