Indelible tales

The ancient eavesdropper

Each leaf 
nudged from
sleep by the wind
of fervent wing beats —
trees spread their canopies
& ascend skyward.

Drifting
from cloud
to cloud —
my thoughts
wander across
the sky —
gathering
atmospheric
perspective.

A subtle breeze
whispers thru
my open window —
invisible hands
draw the
curtain back —
revealing
ethereal
secrets.

A lone cloud
floats in a sea
of blue sky —
an island forged
from thin air —
an ephemeral
iceberg melting
into the jet stream.

A solitary leaf
lands at my feet —
falling out of season —
the world I once knew.

A zephyr sighs
into my ear —
softly coaxing
inspiration —
with each
bated breath.

Appeal to my senses —
draw me in closer —
let me inhabit your mind —
& feel the passion inside.

Birds in flight —
scribing indelible tales 
with countless feathers —
across the heavens.

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About tyler4turtles

I am an avid photographer, poet, ecologist, bookworm, blogger, art enthusiast and runner who calls Montana home but lives in Oregon.
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10 Responses to Indelible tales

  1. Jen E Town says:

    I just love your metaphors

  2. Sherry Felix says:

    I love your word images. So delightful.

  3. Elizabeth Helmich says:

    Absolutely gorgeous imagery here Tyler. You always astound me. ❤

    • Thank you kindly, my friend! I am humbled by your gracious compliment. I greatly appreciate your readership and support 🙂 Have a wonderful weekend, Elizabeth!
      Cheers,
      Tyler 🙂

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