Alison Cassidy

Rookie (6th August,1945 / Melbourne, Australia)

Let There Be Light - Poem by Alison Cassidy

Harsh light
Summer sun
Baking the earth

Soft light
Long shadows

Winter light
Cool blue

New light
Bright jonquils

The light
Of understanding
In your eyes

Comments about Let There Be Light by Alison Cassidy

  • (4/10/2007 3:41:00 PM)

    What a sweet treasure to find lurking here; and I love the ending most of all. (Report) Reply

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  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (7/29/2006 3:52:00 AM)

    Fastest year of my Life, Alison...
    You have a special gift for the silent word, and your love & recognition of this shines through as clear as waterford...nice penning, as usual'''''''''''''frank
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  • (7/3/2006 9:18:00 AM)

    aaah this is just to good. you play words like music. (Report) Reply

  • (6/27/2006 8:24:00 PM)

    I adore this poem for its take on the nature of light and for the lovely last stanza... Thank you! Esther : ] (Report) Reply

  • (6/26/2006 5:43:00 AM)

    I think this is a wonderful piece that has a gracefulness in its flow. I like the manner in which you present each stanza, : the way that the narrative seems broken but then complete once the final stanza is reached. (Report) Reply

  • (6/26/2006 3:50:00 AM)

    all facets of the seasons in one persons eyes..
    c'est alison magique! ! ! ! ...~kelly
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  • (6/26/2006 3:31:00 AM)

    A wonderfully visual write Alison, the clarity of thought resounds. Kind regards, Justine. (Report) Reply

  • (6/26/2006 1:04:00 AM)

    This is a lovely poem......yes, clear and lucid.....a series of pictures painted with a deft and loving brush.....thankyou

    Love, D.
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  • (6/26/2006 12:45:00 AM)

    Lucid indeed. And simply lovely. (Report) Reply

  • (6/26/2006 12:15:00 AM)

    I see, said the blind man, this is tres good. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, June 26, 2006

Poem Edited: Wednesday, August 11, 2010

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