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To Transmogrify

The human eye sees 
beyond the perceived image
Sees forms in clouds
geometry in wheatfields
Can focus on a spider
blending into tree bark
Sees the living art of self- transmogrified 
stick and leaf creatures
 
Man weaves reality and fantasy
A horse with ornate antlers becomes
a deer's fleet spirit bounding within 
the form of a beast of burden
Something ordinary tweaked
to bring suprise or curiosity 
or fear and awe -
[as the mighty Viking's horned helmet]
or dog-headed man, or a centaur
Enough to draw unexpected power
from Nature
 
Shadow and light are more than a divine balance
When dark forces blossom- beyond experience
the unspoken occurs- the unfolding of evil
from seeming innocence.

Copyright © Suzanne Delaney | Year Posted 2016

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  1. Date: 7/29/2016 7:13:00 AM

    Thanks for the new word: Transmogrify! Very well done! Congrats on your win, Suzanne!!
  1. Date: 7/29/2016 3:27:00 AM

    An excellent, deep write, Suzanne. The last stanza is fabulous. Congratulations on your win in the contest. T.J
  1. Date: 7/28/2016 9:57:00 PM

    Stunning write, Suzanne, Congratulations on your awesome win in my "Premiere Contest." Enjoy the few words I left on my blog. Forever *SKAT*
  1. Date: 7/28/2016 12:23:00 AM

    Suzanne your wisdom is rich in the way of alchemy which was never about turning base metals into gold; but turning ones self into an enlightened human being. I've come back to the wonderful family that is poerty soup.And in the past I never blocked you ! I don't know how that happened.I'll try to figure that out. Read you latter od friend.
  1. Date: 7/27/2016 7:20:00 PM

    It is really good to be reading your poetry once again, a great poem with a sharp eye view, thanks for sharing Suzanne x

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