10 Apr


I have watched

the light fade

and velvet night fall

blurring edges

erasing lines

stealing shapes

swallowing the day.


It is a safe cloak

in which to hope

to wish

to sleep

to dream

of you

lying warm

and naked




© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

Art by Dmitry Kotchetkov



Posted by on April 10, 2020 in Poetry, Still Life


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4 responses to “Cloak

  1. SCM

    April 10, 2020 at 4:02 pm



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  2. thereluctantpoet

    April 12, 2020 at 12:23 am

    Reblogged this on The Reluctant Poet.

    Liked by 1 person


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