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Summer Dreaming

 

Sweet Silence surrounds me,

Save for my melodic humming

Of ‘The Wayward Wind’,

Soft, sonorous, and spacious…

Wafting, wending westward

On white cloud puffs

Of far distant dreams,

In flight and gentle frenzy

Toward more tomorrows…

 

Tis but a simple hum,

A Vagabond’s season-song

Of mythical mysteries,

Misty yearning yesterdays

Flowing, fleeting across

Lazy landscapes filled

With wistful wonder,

Sweet sorrow and regret,

A paean with gossamer wings.

 

Life takes its meanings

From fools’ frets and quests.

Minions find their way

To this poetic plateau

For the Romantic,

The jive of Jesters,

The sad throng of

Nomad Ninnies

Some will call Poets.

 

Billy Ray Chitwood – July 30, 2019

 

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15 comments on “Summer Dreaming

    1. ‘Love’ that you ‘Love This’! ♥♥

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  1. Gwen M. Plano says:

    Powerful images and writing, Billy Ray. ♥

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Thanks, dear Gwen… ♥♥

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  2. jaysquires says:

    You’re a nomad ninny I’d call a poet any day. Keep humming for all your summers, especially the ones to come.

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    1. Bless you, good friend…you keep the wheels turning! (Trite, but, true!) ♥♥

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  3. eden baylee says:

    There’s always something special about your poems, Billy Ray. xox
    e

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    1. Love a comment from ‘someone special’! ♥ ox

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  4. Jennie says:

    Really nice, Billy Ray.

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Thanks, Jennie. ♥

      Liked by 1 person

      1. Jennie says:

        You’re welcome!

        Liked by 1 person

  5. Gosh. Real nice. Particularly like:
    “The sad throng of
    Nomad Ninnies
    Some will call Poets”

    It sings.

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Very kind of you, buddy Tim. I’m thankful for your words…always my best. ♥♥

      Liked by 1 person

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