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  Summer's Kiss
by Lonnie Hicks
Friday, February 03, 2012
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Summer's Kiss


Write me a summer song
plant here a warming kiss
seed it in these furrows long
in sunsets' languid dip.

Sing lyrics to my buried soul
which lives beneath
in numbing receded cold.


Sing to me underground
another season's bloom.
See my soul steeled against
against this dying cold abyss.

I shall not die in winter's cold
nor miss this year's summer's kiss
I'll bloom my soul's flower
in garden green-
my petals high sky'ed-
flower flights and butterflies
star dust destines;
all my hopes mingled.

Plant me here then
on ready cheek
just one summer's kiss,
my furrow to bloom
my soul 'neath
will rise fully watered
flowers fully bloomed;

Now start in me another
Hope's Season
even beneath
my winter's frozen
soil.
And here regard
Winter's frozen bloom
kissed by your summer lips
your's planted
upon mine.
 

 

 

 

 


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Reviewed by Regis Auffray 2/11/2012
Symbolically meaningful and engaging; thank you, Lonnie. Love and peace to you,

Regis
Reviewed by John Coppolella 2/11/2012
Touching amour of seasons come seasons lost. Warm's my frozen soul.

Lonnie, here's hoping your summer star-kissed dreams come true. An avid star-watcher, I always love a nod to the beauty above, so thank you Lonnie for taking me back there again.



Rockie

Reviewed by Debbie Lacy 2/10/2012
Very nice poem Lonnie & thanks for sharing! :)

Debbie
Reviewed by Morgan McFinn 2/10/2012
Nice poem here, Lonnie. Obviously written by someone who grew up in Chicago...like myself. Kissed those winters good-bye 18 years ago.
Reviewed by Patrick Granfors 2/7/2012
Deep roots ensure a summer's blossom. Patrick
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 2/6/2012
Lovely writing, Lonnie! Filled with promise and hope!

Anna
Reviewed by J Howard 2/3/2012
beautiful sadness wrapped in the joy of love and life reborn...in spring.
Reviewed by Christine Tsen 2/3/2012
Such a sweet poem with the stirring of Eros rousing spring in the heart. Nothing like a kiss to revive life!
Reviewed by Christine Alwin 2/3/2012
...I am always looking for that first tulip..a summer kiss is one to plant (right on the lips) Beautiful Poem!
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