tagNon-Erotic PoetryA Butterfly Dies

A Butterfly Dies

byGoldeniangel©

Author's Note: In memory of my friends Chelle and Heidi, one taken untimely from this world, the other who chose to leave us too soon.

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a light is gone
from the world
a star descends
into oblivion
a butterfly dies
in its cocoon
a rose wilts
before it buds
a candle is out
before it glowed
a swimming dolphin
sinks in the sea
a fairy dissipates
before it flies
the acorn drops
its color green
a song of life
fades away
the rainbow is fog
the wind blows backwards
the sun is black
the ocean freezes
the stars are novas
the moon wanes
and a butterfly dies
before it emerges.

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by Anonymous11/24/14

poet.

It works. I hear it. I feel it. I will read more.

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by gypsiecowboy06/18/14

butterfly songs for you

butterfly songs, For You


our butterflies cover the entire continent in their wanderings, their wings whistle silently as they reach towards the Jaguar Clouded Skies... they circle the Medicine Wheelmore...

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