Blaine Strong


Periwinkle Princess - Poem by Blaine Strong

Periwinkle Princess
O how she shined in the night
So violaceous and shimmering
Represented as a small snow crystal
Downcast, afraid to reach out for anything
She grabs a microphone and wails infantly
Suffering along with other scores of dispirited people.
Alone at night she begs mercy of her peers
Pushing her to self immolation concerned of youths strong arm.
You didn't have to leave so soon, but Junes burn melted you away far too early.
I too am trapped in discernment, today I'll be your voice.
O periwinkle princess if ne'er anyone else
I'll remember you

Topic(s) of this poem: depression, tribute, winter


Comments about Periwinkle Princess by Blaine Strong

  • Abdulrazak Aralimatti (11/27/2015 10:34:00 PM)


    A lovely poem as lovely as the periwinkle (Report) Reply

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  • Shakil Ahmed (11/27/2015 11:55:00 AM)


    a great tribute, well composed thanks (Report) Reply

    Blaine Strong Blaine Strong (11/27/2015 11:56:00 AM)

    Thank you kindly!

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Poem Submitted: Friday, November 27, 2015



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