take me (to the moon)

A poem from Frank in response to the prompt. I love the amazing writing that this image is generating. Enjoy!

Frank Prem Poetry

Well it’s the beginning of the month and Diana peach, over at Myths of the Mirror blog has posted another speculative fiction style prompt for us to have a play with.

This month’s prompt and all the various responses will be found here.

Meanwhile, my attempt is below. 

Thank you, Diana

take me (to the moon)

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pixabay image by Natan Vance

today
I’m walking

feet

take me to
the moon

today I am walking
moon wash me
wash me
wash me
I am coming
to you

town
what you were
what you thought
you were
is nothing
no

what you thought
is as nothing
to me

~

there’s a
star-clipse above me
to hold that sunlight
back

(to shine black)

star eclipse
above me
to give these buildings
every thing
they lack

this city is
an illusion

I
am just a
silhou
silhou

I am just
a sillhouette

~

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6 thoughts on “take me (to the moon)

  1. Wonderful rhyming and a fun shape that adds visual power. Haunting!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Jordy says:

    Well penned Frank!!

    Like

  3. Frank Prem says:

    Ilona, thank you.

    It is especially fine feedback, given that English is not your first language.

    I am delighted.

    Liked by 1 person

  4. ilonapulianauskaite says:

    hello, very interesting blog you have, i like poetry in english even if is not my first languages, beautiful poem, very unique and the picture is amazing❤️

    Liked by 3 people

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