Swoon for the Moon

paul-lehman-487929-unsplash.jpg
If I could I would paint the gleaming sky with your lovely eyes
so everyone would know how precious is your soul

And I would sing like a bird professing my devotion a haunting melody meant for only you and me

If only… I could lasso the silvery moon and
wrap it in spun gold stars, oh how you would swoon

But instead my darling, I’ll write this simple lilting poem
leaving you with my words of love long after I am gone

 

©2018 Linda Lee Lyberg

 

Photo by Paul Lehman on Unsplash

Exploring poetry in all its forms.
Advertisements

8 Comments on “Swoon for the Moon

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: