Dancing Leaves

Wind played melody of sandstorms

she raged to her heart content

leaves danced to the tempo

their spirits free of the tree

harmattan  has arrived

dancing leaves spry in dotage

obey gravity

you step on their remains

lone leaf danced towards you

be gentle as you push her away

she was once beautiful,

in her green raiment.


About husysweet

I am a Muslim lady.I lurve reading and writing.I love manga and anime.My favourite anime in the world is Kishimoto Masashi's Naruto.I love Bleach too.I am a twin.I like glancing through newspapers and feeling drizzling rain on my eyelashes.I believe in One God who created the universe because if we had more than One God, they will keep fighting about the colour of the sky.I think too much.I am a Nigerian woman and sometimes it is hard to be a woman because you are taken for granted.
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1 Response to Dancing Leaves

  1. su'eddie says:

    Wow…the beauty of this poem has been marred by tense inconsistencies. For example, line five reads ‘harmattan has arrived’ … There are others here and there.
    There’s some quiet beauty that rustles in the feel of this work. It is there but cannot be felt in this current format. It would take some gleaning but if you give it the attention it deserves you would have something really lovely to your name. Well done K… Well done.

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