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The Pearl

The moon was a pearl - a large white brilliant pearl of a moon precious like the one I adored as it shone down on us from the sky. The sky was a sea - a broad expanse of midnight blue as deep as the love we made deep in a night swimming with shimmering myriads of stars. And the stars were fish - beautiful shimmering star-fish as bright as the glow in his eyes - those eyes that gazed into mine deep into the night of the beautiful sky - that broad expanse of midnight blue - the sea into which we gazed so deeply in love as the moon met our gaze - the moon that shone down on me and my love most precious - Oh, night of the large, white brilliant moon - the pearl. Written 3/8/13 For the Pearl Poetry Contest of Craig Cornish

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  1. Date: 4/7/2013 8:15:00 PM
    A beautiful poem full of wonderful imagery. - Red

  1. Date: 3/31/2013 8:13:00 AM
    hi sweetest Andrea.. just dropping by to wish you a very Happy Easter <3 and i found this piece so amazing.. enjoyed so much <3 much love and lights <3 Sk

  1. Date: 3/27/2013 9:42:00 PM
    Nicely done on this wonderful poem. Romance and spring is in the air. love phyl

  1. Date: 3/27/2013 4:57:00 PM
    Andrea, this is lovely. congrats on the winning poem~SKAT

  1. Date: 3/23/2013 4:21:00 AM
    Many Congrats Andy love and many hugs xx

  1. Date: 3/22/2013 6:40:00 PM
    Andrea congratulation on your win. I love the imagery and the metaphor. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 3/22/2013 5:49:00 PM
    Lovely night of pearl's Andrea, congratulations on your win.

  1. Date: 3/22/2013 4:32:00 PM
    Hi Andrea, a nice winning poem... many congrats :-).... always & forever* PD

  1. Date: 3/22/2013 4:15:00 PM
    Congratulations Andrea with your beautiful win.

  1. Date: 3/22/2013 2:18:00 PM
    Hi AD, love the total metaphor of the sky becoming the sea and the moon a pearl. Well deserved win!

  1. Date: 3/22/2013 2:12:00 PM
    Awesome poem Andrea congrats on your winning poetry xxx

  1. Date: 3/22/2013 1:55:00 PM
    I love how you made the stars fishes!!! Congrad's on your win. Light & Love

  1. Date: 3/19/2013 9:21:00 AM
    A rare pearl of a poem. Love, daver

  1. Date: 3/19/2013 12:23:00 AM
    Enjoyed reading this one Andrea, have left earliercomments then wiped them out..oh well" All the best for the contest..Joe

  1. Date: 3/18/2013 12:30:00 PM
    This is an awesome write Andrea. Loved the imagery here and the romanticism you penned here.

  1. Date: 3/17/2013 11:08:00 AM
    just love this gem, my friend

  1. Date: 3/16/2013 5:15:00 PM
    see andrea, I KNEW you liked a bit of romance! (don't we all hehe) I love the imagery in this and viewing the moon as a pearl; it should do well in the contest...thanks for commenting on my surrealist piece, I'm just learning about cut-up poetry...

  1. Date: 3/16/2013 12:06:00 AM
    Wonderful !!! Oh my !!! Girl, you got it going on !!! I love the romance in this too !!

  1. Date: 3/15/2013 12:38:00 PM
    This is GORGEOUS, Andrea! Sumptuous imagery and phrasing... not a love poem ~ A L O V E P O E M!!! Well done indeed. Best wishes, Keith

  1. Date: 3/13/2013 5:04:00 PM
    I thought I read this one a few days ago? I don't see me down below. I think this is a winner ;}