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In awe, upon the canyon rim I stand,
Westward looking, entranced by a dying sun,
Who protesting, casts its blood across the sky.
There, beyond its sanguine crimson reach,
Against the blue dark velvet cloak,
A single trembling star pulsates.
A gem placed by God upon the breast of night

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  1. Date: 1/2/2013 12:35:00 PM
    what a beauty..some lovely lphrases..congrats on being featured. BG

  1. Date: 1/2/2013 9:32:00 AM
    Love the image. Congrats on the selection. daver

  1. Date: 4/18/2011 2:35:00 AM
    A hopeful message hidden in the image you painted in words. The way you signify "dying sun" and "cast its blood" only emphasisies the beauty of "trembling star" on the "breast of night" Good job!

  1. Date: 11/1/2010 5:23:00 AM
    This poem is awesome work by the way!!

  1. Date: 10/31/2010 7:31:00 PM
    Or was it just a satelite?? there every where these days. LOL Oh my poem wasn't about me, a movie I saw. Behoove--I want to remember the ones who are worthy to be intimate with.

  1. Date: 9/11/2010 5:24:00 PM
    A very creative and nice picture of the night you have penned, William

  1. Date: 9/11/2010 5:19:00 PM
    marvelous imagery, enchanting.