Ray Quesada

(08-08-1986)

A Secret Shade Of Blue


Pink is just a shade of Blue
with Purple in between
And Yellow is a shade of Pink,
and, the color that is Green,
I think, is a shade of Yellow too-
And Green, so colorful and clean,
is just a secret shade of Blue -
so if you asked me if Pink
was also Green
I'd tell you, Yes, it's True.

(March 14th,2012)

Submitted: Tuesday, September 25, 2012

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Poet's Notes about The Poem

sitting on my porch on a nice spring afternoon, i was watching a bee
gather nectar from a flower, and the way the sunlight illuminated
everything around me inspired me to write this poem. i actually had no pen or paper handy, so i texted it as a message into my phone (once again, first and only draft) which i sent to my friend. i lied and told her it was Robert Frost when she asked who wrote it...and then i told her i was the true culprit later on. It kinda had a Frostian sound to it i thought, so she didn't question it when i
told her it was Frost. I like playing tricks on my friends, what
can i say? :)

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  • Karen Sinclair (2/22/2013 4:57:00 AM)

    Loved this being a painter I go off on tangents contemplating theories of colours depth and wavelengths myself. Cheers for sharing karen (Report) Reply

  • Ruby Honeytip (11/18/2012 6:29:00 AM)

    Hahaha....I do the same when I don't want to own up: -)
    Beautiful write...trickster: -) (Report) Reply

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