Filling my summer

07 Aug

Art by Marcos Beccari

Filling my summer


The days have lengthened out,

strung from the first stirrings

of tireless birds woken by dawn

to the dark shapes of bats,

soundlessly haunting the dusk.


My body has stretched out,

relaxed by the light filled hours,

touched warm by the sun’s rays

and moving easy to the music

of you

filling my summer.



© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

Art by Marcos Beccari

I wrote this about two years ago. It is summer here (in its usual pale, damp, dull English way) so the poem has emerged once more.


Posted by on August 7, 2017 in Poetry, Still Life


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7 responses to “Filling my summer

  1. House of Heart

    August 8, 2017 at 12:50 am

    This is perfect and beautiful.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. EricWK

    August 8, 2017 at 12:02 pm

    Thank you for sharing. Even a post from past moments hold tight to a sensation. As this verse does. Enjoyed!

    Liked by 1 person


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