(un)Like treasure

You hold the keys to the sky.
An endless blue which promises forever.
I have the lock of an ocean.
Depths as deep and as cold as snow.
In dreams.
There is no harm.
But the mist rises on tomorrow and the sky darkens.
Don’t you want me to stay?
An honesty now hangs off the stars tonight.
The moon offers nothing at all.
Your eyes echo the voice of your heart.
A fleet, a fissure; a retreat to the start.
As the day breaks like a cracked egg.
Your clouds roll on.
Offering me the sweet glimpse of light that bursts from your mouth.
Forgiveness comes at a price.
And the treasure that’s paid was once in my depths.
Covered in sand and sadness.
It now glimmers in the morning dawn.
Melting over your eyes like the sky.

15 thoughts on “(un)Like treasure

  1. I felt the metamorphosis of water connecting the sea and sky – brilliant and intriguing poetic maneuvers of the big blue marble

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    • Hehe, the big blue marble. That’s the second time i’ve heard that in the last few days. I do like that process of the sky and the sea surging into one another.,….through in some space imagery and i’m in heaven.
      Water is such a weighty entity.

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