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New England

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New England

Rocking on the water's tide,
Midnight lazing lullibye ride.
Full moon on the rise,
In velvet chocolate smooth skies.
Jasmine fills the whispering breeze,
Lethargic rustles in the trees.
A wolf howls a lonely tune,
A serenade to the shining moon.
Crickets chirp a tempoed beat,
Tickling rapids trailing feet.
Sweet clover rests between lips,
Fishing pole loose in fingertips.
O I think I have a bite,
Just jump on board, too languid to fight.
low hung sneaky stars within a grip,
a wish made before they slip.
Like fireflies enlightening the bay,
Rocking me to the milkyway.

Dedicated to Craig Cornish here is your spring in New England

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  1. Date: 2/12/2012 10:43:00 AM
    Beautiful! I have to add you to my favorite poet list.

  1. Date: 2/4/2012 9:49:00 PM
    LH-DP: no darkness here. a nice sing-songy cadence to a charmed New England day...got any ideas? GG

  1. Date: 2/4/2012 3:59:00 PM
    Great Poem Lisa. I'm from New England and have spent time on those lakes and rivers fishing and taking it all in as is seen felt and heard in your write. Wonderful and I do like your style. I understand about too languid to fight. Remember keeping the bait about two feet above the water so as not to be disturbed by anything less than a monster. zzzzzzzz

  1. Date: 2/3/2012 2:46:00 PM
    Great written Lisa! Wonderful, great rhymes. Got goosebumps all down to my fingertips! xoxoxo Laila

  1. Date: 2/2/2012 3:16:00 PM
    Smile ˜ Nice dedication my dear precious Lisa ˜ Although I have never viewed any of her poetry as of yet I Am sure that she appreciates this kind & wonderful lovely rhyme & tribute ˜ Love always, John!:) *

  1. Date: 2/1/2012 8:55:00 PM
    wow..LIsa... i just got done reading 5 of his poems... cause i enjoy him... and here you are with a dedication... love it.. always,..pd

  1. Date: 2/1/2012 8:20:00 PM
    Lisa, oh what a beautiful picture you write, reminds me so much of my home tuff, ah New England. So lovely and restful, a enjoyed it very much, Greg

  1. Date: 2/1/2012 8:19:00 PM
    Lisa, this is awesome and I am honored. You will, however, lose your "Dark Poetress" tag if you continue write poems full of light like this! Bonsoir mon cher...Craig

  1. Date: 2/1/2012 7:57:00 PM
    Well done Lisa, you have many good lines here, too many to count, but I love the sweet clover between the lips, and your skies look yummy, 70% pure cocoa I assume, loved your write tonight, xxxxvie