Treasure Island

Precious Okidika

(27-04-88 / Port harcourt, Nigeria.)

Dancing On My Heart


Upon my heart she dancedupon
A simple rhythm in simple steps
with the grace and passion of a queen.
from side to side she danced
Like a monkey on its swing
One look at her and my heart too flight
like a bird on its wings
lost for words I stood agape
struck with awe
I dropped like grapes.
Upon my soul she sang her song
'Halleluyah' the orchestra of Zion's voice
it rang in my head like a bell
'Halleluyah' the symphony of its chime
Upon my heart she sang and danced
Awe struck I stand agape
lost in the beauty of her voice
lost in the grace of her dance.

Submitted: Saturday, September 28, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 30, 2013

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