A Gentle Sigh


And since you hung the moon
now that you’ve gone,
will it slip from the sky
and float away
into the dark river
under the watchful eye
of the wise all knowing owl?

And as I watch
from my fortress window
will you whisper to me
on the wind
a mournful sigh
a last goodbye?

©2021 Linda Lee Lyberg

Imaginary Garden with Real Toads: Art Flash/ 55 in October

Linda Lee Lyberg is a wife, mother, artist, published poet and author. She resides in Mesa, AZ with her husband Pete (aka The Big Viking) of 23 years, and her dog, Ricky Bobby. Linda writes various forms of poetry, as well as short stories. 
You can read more of her works at: charmedchaos.com
and her Amazon Author Page

26 Comments on “A Gentle Sigh

  1. I really like the vantage point you have used here – from within the tower itself. lovely description and soulful musings.

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