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Cinders
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~cinders~

 

 

soft flickering flames

stirring thoughts primordial

mesmerizing glow

 

potent force subdued

dance of light as cinders glow

memories unbound

 

consume to create

fearsome gift of warmth and sight

purify fouled worlds

 

phoenix rise renewed

shake off suffocating ash

winged flight sets fresh course

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

copyright 2011 by cg mcgovern-bowen

all rights reserved 04/14/11

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Reviewed by Elizabeth Russo
Extraordinary visuals with such deep meaning. Very well done, Carolyn. ~Hugs, Elizabeth
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila
Wonderful poetry! Elegantly penned...love it!

Anna
Reviewed by William Bonilla
Beautiful poetry coming forth from glowing embers
Thanks for sharing these gens
Love & peace be with you

William
Reviewed by Carole Mathys
Splendid capture Carolyn, each verse a jewel...beautiful

Carole~
Reviewed by D. Vegas
Carolyn, From ashes comes renewal-beautifully
written.
Always,
Deborah
Reviewed by jude forese
each verse captures the glow of a true poetic flame ...
Reviewed by Paul Berube
Great write.
Reviewed by John Flanagan
i'm sitting here watching the last glows
that set off this musing and am as primordial
as what's consumed, and from the dying fire
that has purified 'fouled worlds' (i love how you put that)
the new phoenix rises and 'sets fresh course'..
when this level of thought and intelligence and craft with words
combine the work is a sheer pleasure for the reader.
This is very fine indeed, Carolyn.

John
Reviewed by TONY NERONE
Nothing like a campfire. Just please always make sure it is out when you leave.
Namaste
Tony
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
There is so much to think about within your verses, Carolyn; and I love the spirit of renewal that is conveyed. Love and peace,

Regis
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
All quite powerful. I love the mesmerizing glow of cinders in a campfire in the forest.
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