While Blues Turned Dark

Here too, it should have been bright

but you couldn’t refuse the gloating pond

glimmering in the fair view

 

The sky is you, belly turned up

holding the breath of a million lives

each day blue, night hung over moon

 

But you kept your eyes closed

and slowly all the light passed by

after dark had a renewal

 

© Prateek Joshi and WordPress, 2017

 

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