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A Siren Song
by anne cunningham
Friday, August 04, 2006
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A Siren Song

 

 A narrow path,
falling rock,
shards of shale
more marked
than the darkness.

 Rushing water,
side lies
the road,
belies the trail,
steals my soul.

 Icy spray
upon my face
a bed of pine
beneath my feet,
the siren weeps.

 Bent in sway
the river calls;
I dip, I dive deep,
beyond swimming,
this release.

 
 
 



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Reviewed by Hanley Harding 6/26/2007
Dear Anne;

This IS about suicide... right? That last stanza seems to seal it so. You may enjoy my "Lord and Lady Shade" and "Nosferatu Aeterna".

Nicely done,

Hanley
Reviewed by Randall Barfield 9/4/2006
"bed of pine beneath my feet" is really super in this good read. Thanks for sharing. :)
Reviewed by Gwendolyn Thomas Gath 8/31/2006

"A Siren Song"

The serenity is marvelous, an enjoyable read!

Thank you for sharing,
Gwendolyn
Reviewed by C. McGovern-Bowen 8/7/2006
Beautifully expressed, Anne.
Peace & Blessings,
Carolyn
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 8/5/2006
Wonderful painting and poem!

Sandie May Angel a.k.a. Sandie Angel :o)
Reviewed by Gary Gebert 8/4/2006
The words are so true, how the song calls. With the medival background it sounds romantic as hell.

Gary
Reviewed by Felix Perry 8/4/2006
Very rich tapestry of images about a subject that has been around since the Garden of Eden almost. Well done girl.

Fee
Reviewed by Martin Hebert 8/4/2006
~~Anne~~wonderful poem...for me this is very spiritually moving~~

~~martin~~
Reviewed by Peter Paton 8/4/2006
Anne

A great feel of liberation runs through the thread of this gorgeous and succinct poem

Peter
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