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Below is the poem entitled MELLOW NOON which was written by poet Adriana Volceanov. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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days of benign stealth
lawns, gardens, orchards drink to my health
the road's been unkind
well it's gone, it's flowed on behind

let me recline in this boon
mellow noon
the bell might ring
spiteful and soon

days of serene sloth
cirri bind the sky in strips of clean cloth
and they barely support its weight of light
and i circle my core like a moth

tell me whose darned flitting hand
lit this little burner just below my head
that it moves higher up with each sandbag shed
and i never knew how far my land spread

now i long for something to make
now i ache for something to wield
earthbound and sunbaked
like a worker in the field

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  1. Date: 8/17/2012 10:25:00 PM
    Adriana, nice poem! Thanks for sharing! Good write.....take care

  1. Date: 8/17/2012 8:11:00 AM
    It is a pleasure to be reading so many diverse poems this morning Adriana. I am very happy to have been able to read yours. Thank you for sharing your well written poetry. Have a very beautiful and joyful weekend. Love, Carol