Terence George Craddock (afterglows echoes of starlight)

Summer Afternoon Silences - Poem by Terence George Craddock (afterglows echoes of starlight)

light reflects
from wind whispered flax leaves
in still breeze
of summer afternoon silences
a poet ponders

Copyright © Terence George Craddock

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Written in December 2013 on the 8.12.2013.
Titled, arrangement, written out 28th January 2014.
Split image from the poem 'Flax Stems Pierce Pale Blue Skies' by Terence George Craddock.

Comments about Summer Afternoon Silences by Terence George Craddock (afterglows echoes of starlight)

  • Terry Craddock (1/24/2017 3:20:00 AM)

    Yes Mark, I have a concept that nature is a series of images, we respond to images we like with happiness and emotive feeling, this poem was part of a series of image poems 'A Tui In Flight', 'To Gravity Bend', 'Summer Afternoon Silences', 'Erecting Materialism's Sand Castles' and 'Ill Fated Sand Castles'; which were all split images from the poem 'Flax Stems Pierce Pale Blue Skies'.
    'Heavier Now Rain Falls' was another of about the same time, as the Complete version of the split images 'Shades Of Rain Wet Flax', 'Red Crimson Rata Flowers Flame' and 'Hidden Lost Karamea Valleys'; as derived from the poem 'Fills View Window Of My Rooms'.
    I think minimal grammar or no grammar captures nature more accurately sometimes, because nature does not stop start for capitials except in a few horrific instances like earthquakes, tsunami etc.
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  • (1/23/2017 7:18:00 PM)

    Summer Afternoon Silences
    Great imagery! You describe the kind of perfect day that delivers inspiration. (Report) Reply

  • Mihaela Pirjol (12/12/2016 3:05:00 AM)

    Wow! how lovely these images are...how I enjoy drifting in that state of mind...that sweet reverie... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 27, 2014

Poem Edited: Tuesday, January 28, 2014

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