The Sunset Calling (poem)

Search the sunset calling

Calling after me

Over meadows

Over blossoms

Over seasons of tomorrow

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Searching sunset’s calling

Calling after me

Over all hopes

Over those dreams

Over the eyes taught how to see

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And what did one expect to hear

Over the winds

Over the sands

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Familiarly different view

Over the hills

Over the clouds

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Reaching across what all has done

Over this span

Over this care

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Searched for sunset’s calling

Calling after me

Over long years

Over false fears

Over the hands hoping to touch

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And there in one’s glory it rests

Over the day

Over the fuss

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Over the tears

Over the Joys

Over asking

Over reasons

Over all else

Over once more

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Over

Comments 4 comments

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Phyllis Doyle 2 years ago from High desert of Nevada.

Lovely, beautiful poem, Martin. It seems like a closure of somethings deep. I love it.


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Jodah 2 years ago from Queensland Australia

Amazing words Martin, I'm amazed you could find so many things to be "over".


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Faith Reaper 2 years ago from southern USA

Love this one, Mh! It is always good when we reach that point when we are finally over ... all.

God bless you


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vkwok 2 years ago from Hawaii

I really love the pattern and the use of "over" in this poem, Martin. The poem just had so much life as I read it.

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