Simply Poetry

Magic Sails

I watched the red sails

out on the ocean

in the warm glow

of the fading sun

soft ripples

glistening waters dance lightly

like ballerinas nimble

tiptoeing the ballet

Magic Flute

pirouetting, twirling

something dreamy

magical tranquility.

Comments on: "Magic Sails" (56)

  1. What a lovely and serene poem, Iris! πŸ™‚

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  2. Reblogged this on Let the Balloons Sail Me Away and commented:
    Gorgeous ❀

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  3. Good words and poem πŸ™‚

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  4. Lovely, lovely poem.

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  5. The dance of the ocean and the rhythm of the sea… I am inspired by your lyrical masterpiece. Superb, Iris! πŸ’™πŸŒŠ πŸ’§ πŸ’¦ πŸ’™

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  6. So beautiful, Iris. I love the sea, and often think I might like sailing, but I would most likely be too timid to try it (that water is deep :D) I also love the comparison of the water ripples to little ballerinas. Lovely poem.

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  7. Love this! It just makes me happy!

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  8. Just lovely Iris πŸ˜„

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  9. Aw what lovely images your words inspire. πŸ™‚

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  10. So very lovely, my friend — the ballet of life.

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  11. Perfect example that poetry should be read aloud since your words sound beautifully!!

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  12. Magic tranquility–I’d like to carry a little bit of that around with me every day! Thank you for your poetic inspiration. πŸ™‚

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    • So glad this poem resonated with you… and you are inspired through the poetic experience. Yes, we need to take time out to just enjoy tranquil moments! Thank you for leaving a comment. Have a lovely day. πŸ™‚

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  13. oh the imagery is sooooo beautiful! ❀

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  14. I’m right there! Wonderful imagery!

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  15. It’s beautiful: I love this poem

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  16. Beautifully penned. Loved it!

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