Treasure Island

Ryan C. Walker

(July 8th,1994 / Miami, Florida)

Shiva's Sunset


"I've made many mistakes, dear Gods of old.
For this sunset is neither pretty nor plain
This sunset is Shiva; who's blaze grown bold
Threatens the sky with ash and dust, dark disdain."

"Alas Shiva is not my dearest Autumn,
Nor is this sunset my evening solemn."

Submitted: Friday, August 17, 2012
Edited: Friday, August 17, 2012
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(Written after a sunset during the fires of Summer.)

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