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Butterflies of Saturn

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Butterflies of Saturn

Here are butterflies who skip 
Dull steps of metamorphosis
No isolation in coocoons
No gorging grubs like fat balloons
 Pure genesis on snow kissed  flowers
Comes with no imperiled hours
Their slow, eternal life begun
Beneath a pink pearlescent sun
Reflecting tints from rainbows born
With pastel lights of endless dawn 
Transcend through fabled time and myth
To form the rings of Saturn's mist.

Suzanne Delaney

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  1. Date: 4/26/2013 7:41:00 PM
    Saturn is my favorite planet, Excellent Suzanne, I like butterflies too

  1. Date: 4/24/2013 7:35:00 PM
    Suzanne, congratulations with your poem on Andrea's, favorite list. always~ Linda

  1. Date: 4/23/2013 9:13:00 PM
    Dear POETESS and S-N,Xegrakio,SuZ, Congratulations on YOUR !st place in Andrea's contest. If everyone had not got 1st place YOU would have got it anyway.This shows YOUR amazing ability to create POETIC PORTRAITs of not only the Earth but the Universe.Such vividness. One feels like there walking the misty rings of Saturn.YOUR Laureatus Quill has Inspired my Imagination.Inspiring Ink. I LOVE YOU ALWAYS and FOREVER YOUR Loyal S-P, Poet...HG

  1. Date: 4/23/2013 4:40:00 PM
    Congrats on being in Andrea's favs..Great work that she has honored..Sara

  1. Date: 4/22/2013 10:56:00 PM
    Amazing. Many congrats dear friend.

  1. Date: 4/21/2013 1:56:00 PM
    Suzanne, this is beatifully choreographed. I can also see this as a painting. Amazing imagery throughout my favorite subject...butterflies

  1. Date: 4/19/2013 2:04:00 AM
    I love the metaphor in this well done poem, Suzanne. - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 4/18/2013 5:27:00 PM
    oh my goodness . What an awesome metaphor!!! I really love this one for its creativity and imagery. Now I have one to fave very easily for YOU.