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04 October 2017
Today's prompt is Between the Clouds and the Water, and I was also inspired by one of my favourite poems: Robert Frost's Nothing Gold Can Stay.

Give Way to Gold

There is a turbulence of gold
Rioting along the fold
Where sea meets sky in dazzling power
Like a brilliant, fleeting flower:
Morn and eve, in colours brief;
And green gives way to gold in leaf:
Exquisite death upon display;
So glorious it cannot stay.


Mark said...

You are my golden sky.

seekingmeme said...

Wonderful connection to one of my favorite poems/poets.

Christine said...

Beautiful. Those last two lines are especially lovely.