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Opaque Morning

Debra Squyres Avatar Debra Squyres - Premium MemberPremium Member Send Soup Mail Go to Poets Blog Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled Opaque Morning which was written by poet Debra Squyres. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Opaque Morning


She rides low and ghostly 
close to the ground
giving the streetlamps
that dot the neighborhood
opaque ethereal halos

Where the skyline touches
her shrouded cover
she mystically wears
a peached-tinged glow
that’s pleasingly mellow

She obscures familiar
landmarks with her
misty morning dew
laying a damp blanket
on a Spring morning

She is the sunrise fog
and today I welcome
her beautiful unearthly
picturesque view.
Grateful eyes viewing

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  1. Date: 4/15/2013 3:23:00 PM
    Would you like to know one of your faved poems of mine? It's Caged Silence. In case you would like to enter my contest. I am leaving hints to poets I enjoy at Soup and I noticed you were not in my first contest! Luv, Andrea

  1. Date: 3/23/2012 6:15:00 PM
    I agree with all you describe Deb, the fog has an ethereal shroud that wraps everything in its path. Love your wonderful descriptions in this great poem. Luv, Eliz

  1. Date: 3/23/2012 10:32:00 AM
    Debra, We've had that beautiful view a couple mornings this week...enjoyed your poem...thanks for all the nice comments...Marty

  1. Date: 3/23/2012 9:22:00 AM
    I love the way you beautifully describe the sunrise fog.. lovely and lovely-Charma :)

  1. Date: 3/23/2012 7:49:00 AM
    Debra, what a view you have painted, thank you for sharing it with us. Hope your weekend will be a blessed one, love Wilma

  1. Date: 3/22/2012 5:54:00 PM
    Enjoyed reading your creative work..A city perspective on an early morn..Sara

  1. Date: 3/22/2012 3:16:00 PM
    weekend coming soon, deb.. hello!:) huggs

  1. Date: 3/20/2012 10:50:00 AM
    nice visual write on the new morning. I am so behind on comments and writing lately. I see names and think wow I have not commented for some time. Have a great day. love phyl

  1. Date: 3/20/2012 9:51:00 AM
    A beautiful view Debra, it was a foggy morning here in Toronto, I can relate to your words, love, vie

  1. Date: 3/18/2012 3:33:00 PM
    Hauntingly serene and silent the earthly cloak appeared. As the angel walked among the breeze, she forgot what she had feared. The emptiness that filled the night. No longer lived in morning's light.

    Squyres Avatar Debra Squyres
    Date: 3/19/2012 9:00:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    The beginning of a beautiful poem....write on !!
  1. Date: 3/18/2012 2:50:00 PM
    This is a sweet morning and beautiful poem.Hope your weekend was good. - oxox love Anne-Lise

  1. Date: 3/18/2012 11:50:00 AM
    great use of personification, debra... love the way this makes a scene appear so magical!.. all the best!..:) hugggs!

  1. Date: 3/16/2012 5:46:00 PM
    Debra you have painted a visual painting with this awsome poem .Anne

  1. Date: 3/16/2012 11:31:00 AM
    I enjoyed reading your poem, Debra. I love the imagery. Love, Kim

  1. Date: 3/16/2012 10:56:00 AM
    Your set up is second to none. Thank you for stopping by.