Treasure Island

Marvin Brato Sr

(March 2,1960 / Davao City, Philippines)

' Contemplation'


In wee hours
I set to think
of something
to write about
nothing comes

Emptiness reign
darkness overcomes
till slumber dominates
suddenly an ember flickers
then the lighted portal opens

My soul possesses the key
of the infinite flow of thoughts
inspire the various hues of stimuli
that I as poet captors such moment
it enthuse the element for contemplation

Submitted: Saturday, July 07, 2012

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  • Valsa George (8/16/2013 10:29:00 AM)

    This often happens Marvin! At times no thought comes, then suddenly an ember flickers and the lighted portal opens! A sweet poem! (Report) Reply

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