Tuesday, December 28, 2010

The Northern Lights



shimmers on the horizon
a rainbow without regulations
its colors cold and crystalline
I look up
Beautiful, but it will freeze 
you if you touch it


(I thought of this poem when I was writing a short story set in Alaska the other day. Hope you enjoyed it!)


3 comments:

  1. magical imagery,
    love it..
    Thanks for sharing..

    A++

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  2. "a rainbow without regulations"
    wonderful image and perfect for the northern lights!


    http://mysticmarleei.wordpress.com/2010/12/28/motm/

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  3. Great little poem, I enjoyed it very much : )

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