beyond lines and measures – #writingprompt

pixabay image by Natan Vance

Once again, Kerfe of Method Two Madness creates a prompt-inspired piece of artwork (not shown here) and a poem – an exquisite pantoum. I hope you enjoy.

Beyond Lines and Measures

by Kerfe

The moon pauses, listening–
a painted backdrop bathed in blue,
a song returning to its beginnings–
Is it a permanent fixture or a trick of light?

A painted backdrop bathed in blue,
a tunnel lined with apparitions–
is it a permanent fixture or a trick of light?
The world approaches blackness,

a tunnel lined with apparitions,
lost in the far realms of the spectrum.
The world approaches blackness,
a stillness that eliminates the horizon.

Lost in the far realms of the spectrum,
unseen crows echo across the gap
with a stillness that eliminates the horizon–
is this the voice that calls the dying?…

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