Poetry: Burning Flames

Like a seed gone cold
I fell amongst the snow
Fingers frozen,
mind empty like a faulty oven,
But this heart of prose
Finely wrapped in scribbling pads,
Kept going like a white walker,
With each beat it pushed,
Pushed back and forth,
Yes it pushed till the iced walls came down…

…alas! I saw the light,
I felt the ink flow through my veins
As the ice lost its cold grip
My itching fingers couldn’t stay
For it has strayed too long
Away from the pen,
Away from the paper,
Away from life itself,
Away from expressing a thousand words with few lines
Figuratively and literally…

…I feel the flames fueling up
As it burns through my eyes
Lighting up my path between the lines
While my pen has found solace,
Scribbling in the dark of the night,
The longer the fire the purest the gold
I’m all cooked up, first have your appetizer
For this burning flame is never going out.

#SirDchampsPoetry
#Poetrysuperintendent
#LifeOfAWriter
#IThinkThereforeIWrite

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s