The Approach

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

Submitted: November 26, 2017

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Submitted: November 26, 2017



Gleaming in the sphere of creation

Through a captain’s spyglass

You are seen

Out on the horizon

A monument of ascendancy


From these waters rise

Sirenic songs

Yet we shall not touch

The phalanx of the rocks


O’ Sibylline cascade

A downward flowing

Stream of oracle


We approach the misted harbor

A cathedral signals

Its spiring minstrel venerated


A bell tolls and resounds across

The Apollonian hued sky


A bright and fiery

Rise and fall

For those who seek

To outshine the Sun

Death will have its coin



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