Up

Can you see my soul rise?
High above the stratosphere
Smeared across blue skies
Where you gather clear

Cirrus or stratus or cumulus
White as a dove
Painting pictures from dust
Nimble you float above

A cotton candy fleet
Flocks of fluffy sheep
Many a heroic feat
Childhood dreams to keep

Watching clouds roll by
Up, up and away, I fly

Blogging U.
This poem is a sonnet from Day 10 of Blogging University’s
Writing 201 Poetry class. Follow all my Poetry class posts:
#writing201


12 thoughts on “Up

  1. Smeared across blue skies
    . . .
    A cotton candy fleet

    These lines bring together words in creative and delightful ways. The entire rhapsody is a treat to read. Thank you!

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