Diamonds Dancing
Author: Pondering Red


Diamonds on the windows
dazzle me on this new years day.
Brighter than yesterday,
the shimmering glass beads
blend with the swaying shadows of branches.

Decorations are packed away,
new calendars opened and written in.
I move slowly,
breathing in the newness
I feel around me.

No rushing today.
I take my time.
You can wait
because you wait already.
You are where you are.
I am where I want to be for this moment.

Long lines of sun shadows fall on the floors,
Nature's designs inside - Art morphing -
Lights changing - Entertainment -

Stepping outside will be
incredibly cold...chilling...freezing.
And I will walk into the first day
of this new year
with nature displaying
her theatrical artistic talents,
keeping my mind away from the patterns
that my breathing will make.

Pleasure in simplicity.


Comments on this poem/writing:

Name:                                           Remember Me

Comment Title:

Comment / Ammendment:

Please complete the recaptcha below for spam prevention:

Click here to read other Poems by Pondering Red


Poetic Dreams Other's Poetic Dreams Submit a Poem New This Week Forum Home

Copyright©2017-1999 by Rebecca R. Hammack

COPYRIGHT NOTICE: All Rights Reserved.   No part of this website, including all pictures and written words,  may be reproduced or copied in any manner from this website without  permission of the original author of the work.  All poetry and pictures herein remain the sole property of the original author and/or copyright owner.  All poetry on this website has been submitted by the original author of the work. To contact any author of the work please e-mail:  so the proper person may be notified.