Obsessed With Blue- a poem

not a cloud in the sky.
not a cloud in the sky. | Source
An awesome blue just waiting to have someone wade in.
An awesome blue just waiting to have someone wade in. | Source
Her eyes are blue!
Her eyes are blue! | Source
A color wheel.
A color wheel.
Blue Berries.
Blue Berries.

My Favorite Color

It is the color of the lake

And a color in the sky.

When I look into

My daughter's face,

I see this color in

Her eyes.

It's a primary color

On the color wheel;

Mixed with green,

Then we have teal.

Then during

The moment of a

Melodramatic movie,

Or while listening to a

Saddened song,

It brings on the

Melancholy feeling,

As the

Optical streams of

Water last oh, so long.

Blue is my favorite color,

Like the berries in my bowl.

With the greatest expanse

On a cloudless day,

I then feel calm,

And completely whole.

Copyright @2012 CMCastro

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lab143 3 years ago

Beautiful poem! I never seem to have enough of my favorite color, blue! Loved your pictures as well.

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wayne barrett 3 years ago from Clearwater Florida

This certainly didn't leave me feeling blue! You used a powerful color to produce a powerful piece off writing.

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CMCastro 3 years ago from Baltimore,MD USA Author

It seems to be the most popular color. With out it we would not have green or purple. And it is the color of the blood in our veins. Thanks to everyone who read my "Blue" poem.

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Deborah Brooks 3 years ago from Brownsville,TX

wow blue is so poplar... i love it thank you

i will link this to my hub

blue poem..


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shiningirisheyes 4 years ago from Upstate, New York

Beautiful symbolism and poetic verse with one of my favorite hues!

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always exploring 4 years ago from Southern Illinois

Blue is one of my favorite colors..Your poetry is beautiful!!

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vocalcoach 4 years ago from Nashville Tn.

You have written the most beautiful poem about my favorite color. Your photos are just wonderful - especially your daughters. Voted up, awesome, beautiful and sharing!

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Faith Reaper 4 years ago from southern USA

Oh how beautiful, the blue. I am reminded of my blue skies of childhood, as they always seem to be such a beautiful blue. I am glad is it not a sad blue poem. Voted Way Up

God Bless. In His Love, Faith Reaper

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