Color Therapy [socs]

cat window dawn

I bathed myself in shades of blue
To wash away the thought of you;
Starlit dreams blazed on through
The floating dark of velvet sleep.
I woke to scarlet candy streaks:
Slivered shards of sugared dawn
Melting on the dew-dropped lawn.
I reached for misty comfort clouds
To cover love I disavowed—
Make gray the color of my shroud.

~*~
Image is mine.
Poetry form is my own concoction.

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17 responses to “Color Therapy [socs]

  1. This is beautiful! 😍 I love how many color words you use in this poem.

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  2. A beautiful, poignant poem Paula.

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  3. Wonderful poem and picture.

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  4. I love this picture!

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  5. Sweet kitty! Love the poem and the colors of blue with that tinge of pink. 🙂

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  6. Nice bit of rhyming in this poem.

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  7. Great write, and nice picture, too!

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  8. Wonderful imagery in this splendid poem.
    And …
    Hi Gatsby! ❤️

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