SPACE

SPACE

strands of the future float
among the ancient stars
grains of this perfect universe lost
in its own pocket

lonely dreaming circle
rolling through space
emptiness
where the weight of the world
finds a shoulder

moonlit planets race through the open sea
of faceless galaxies reaching for the light

darkness drinks up the void
tumbles breathlessly between
miles of mute wonder

earth still spinning
in awe of creation

3 comments:

Abigail Kraft said...

Wow...great visual! And I love the complexity it demonstrates. Absolutely love it! :D

I agree...it's very cool to see the diversity of the poems entered. It's so much fun to read through them all!

Thank you for participating! Your writing is exquisite as always. :)

In His arms,
--Abigail

Linda said...

I am so impressed with your poem. You and Abigail are deep thinkers!
I am glad that you are participating in her Monthly Mondays. I enjoy reading your posts.
Thanks!
Linda (Ab's grandma)

Oksana said...

Thank you both for your kind words! :)


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