In Nature Rapt

Suzanne Delaney Avatar Suzanne Delaney - LIFETIME Premium Member Suzanne Delaney - Premium MemberPremium Member Send Soup Mail Go to Poets Blog Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled In Nature Rapt which was written by poet Suzanne Delaney. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Suzanne Delaney

Best Suzanne Delaney Poems

+ Follow Poet

The poem is below.


In Nature Rapt

She is the Goddess of Day
Her first duty is to Dawn
She paints a pale peach skyway
Spills dew on the waiting lawn.

Nature is her; she holds sway 
Over each flower, fawn and swan
Her's is the leafy archway
Mountain vistas yet un-sewn

Each Season  she will obey
 Over and over redrawn
 Her elaborate bouquet
 Eagerly waited upon.

From Summer's shady greenway
To an icy echelon 
From Spring's brief flowery entree
To Autumn's fiery walk-on

She is the Goddess of Day
Forever held by her song
Gifts we can never repay
Enraptured we look on.

For Broken Wings Form R contest.
Written 7/3/17

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
Date: 10/9/2017 5:35:00 PM
wow, how did I ever miss this one, Suz. It's a bit the way I find myself writing a lot. Very beautiful So you call this romanticism!! Yes, it really fits that classification. I noticed you only have written maybe three poems since this one. Bring on some more!!
Login to Reply
Delaney Avatar
Suzanne Delaney
Date: 10/10/2017 7:00:00 PM
"Hi Andrea: Yes I know your Goddess poems and love them. I have had such an exhausting year with the move and renovation. Just got back from a cruise to England on the Queen Mary 2. It was fabulous but I would just love to hibernate now and do some creating. Will stop by your work soon. Will send a you a Soupmail tomorrow with some news I found out recently and ask for your opinion. Hugs, SuZ"
Date: 8/7/2017 9:40:00 AM
So well written--good luck with the contest.
Login to Reply
Date: 7/4/2017 3:57:00 AM
Oh this is so lovely SuZ. I hope you will post it at PFT. How is your house coming? I miss you and your poetry. Molly moved back towards Hawaii and we got together last week. Love, Connie
Login to Reply
Delaney Avatar
Suzanne Delaney
Date: 7/7/2017 8:40:00 AM
Hi Connie: Great to see you. I apologize for being out of touch. This move has been monumental but we are finally seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. Such a small joy to be able to write a poem. Thanks for inviting me to post it. Big Hugs, SuZ
Date: 7/3/2017 5:04:00 PM
It's a pleasure to see you posting again, Suzanne! This poem is lovely, vivid and a delight to read. Like Nature, you have gifted us, too....with words. Hugs // paul
Login to Reply
Delaney Avatar
Suzanne Delaney
Date: 7/7/2017 8:41:00 AM
Dear Paul: Your encouragement means so much. I appreciate you reading and commenting very much. Hugs, SuZ
Date: 7/3/2017 2:59:00 PM
- Excellent write, beautiful SuZ - Luck in the contest - hugs // Anne-Lise :)
Login to Reply
Delaney Avatar
Suzanne Delaney
Date: 7/7/2017 8:43:00 AM
Sweet Anne-Lise: You always put Sunshine in my day. Hugs, SuZ
Date: 7/3/2017 2:40:00 PM
what a wonderful walk through the seasons Suz I love the transition of each season to the next - love your line about Autumn's fiery walk-on that is so accurate a description:-) good luck in the contest:-) Thanks for all your support:-) hugs jan xx
Login to Reply
Delaney Avatar
Suzanne Delaney
Date: 7/7/2017 8:45:00 AM
Thanks Jan: Little did I know that 'walk-on' was a rhyme for dawn. Big thanks to Rhymezone.com lol SuZ