Leaking Pen

(Wellington, New Zealand)

Cupid


I went arrowing for letters
To weave dreams in words
Affection sways my poetry
What feast, what pageantry!

The heart of love dwells
When my Cupid's bow swells
And targets all of humanity
My sanity is beyond any vanity

I encountered different stripes
The child in me at play
My forest stream of dreams
My soul dunked in living streams

The man becomes a child
The child birthed an angel
Cupid with pianissimo wings
I perched over towers of kings


August 1st 2013
Copyright Leaking Pen 2013
Revised Sept 27th 2014

Submitted: Thursday, August 01, 2013
Edited: Friday, September 26, 2014
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Topic(s): love


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