With a Bang Comes Possibility

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Image by enriquelopezgarre from Pixabay

with a bang

comes the birth of worlds

and star songs

drift, falling

to papaya glow, rising

over barren rocks

 

then soaring

above burnished crags

the black-winged

dreamers fly,

carrying all the befores

and all the afters

 

landing here

where light and shadows

together

dance, holding

possibility aloft

for millennia.

 

A shadorma sequence for Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday. The poem is inspired by the image  above chosen by Linda Lee Lyberg.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

36 thoughts on “With a Bang Comes Possibility

  1. You extract inspiration and uplift from setting your sights high. My earth-bound quote comes today from Emily Dickinson: “Not knowing when the dawn may come, I open every door.”

    I admire your daily visits from the muse, Merril.

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