The Silent Glade

Poem by: elvenfairy990

Summary

A picture of a peaceful scene in nature.

Content

Submitted: January 01, 2013

A A A | A A A

Content

Submitted: January 01, 2013

A A A

A A A


Through blowing leaves and restless wind
The starling sounds her call,
And through the red-gold, slender trees
The sparrow chirps and sings.
Over stream and under branch
In the deep midst of fall,
Triumphantly the eagle cries
As high above it wings.

In sparkling mists of glorious rain,
In spurts of rainbow light,
The pounding, roaring waterfall
Drowns out the soft songbird.
Across the path, damp with wet leaves,
Which leads on, out of sight,
Are songs unsung, music that will
Forever be unheard.

Atop the distant mountains grey,
Above their snowy peaks,
The Sun, arrayed by floating clouds,
Sends down pale rays of gold,
Casts shadows on the forest floor
As on and on it seeks,
Shining over beeches tall,
And weeping willows old.

The blue-grey spruce spreads wide its arms,
Against the clouded sky,
A silver swan swims gracefully,
The river flows along.
The mighty falls are echoing,
The trees whisper and sigh.
Through opalescent silvery mists,
The birds break into song.

The egret white stands lonely now
Perched on a mossy stone,
He sounds his warbling, mournful call
Above the starling’s cries.
The sunny glade is silent now,
Remote, far off, alone.
Save for the rumbling waterfall,
So still and hushed it lies.


© Copyright 2016 elvenfairy990. All rights reserved.

The Silent Glade

Status: Finished

Genre: Poetry

Houses:

Details

Status: Finished

Genre: Poetry

Houses:

Summary

A picture of a peaceful scene in nature.

Add Your Comments:

Comments

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

Author
Reply

avatar

Author
Reply

Other Content by elvenfairy990

Add picture

Paste the link to picture in the entry below:

— or —

Drag a picture from your file manager into this box,
or click to select.

Add video

Paste the link to Youtube video in the following entry:

Existing Comments:
Bad selection

Cannot annotate a non-flat selection. Make sure your selection starts and ends within the same node.

(example of bad selection): This is bold text and this is normal text.
(example of good selection): This is bold text and this is normal text.
Bad selection

An annotation cannot contain another annotation.

Anonymous
Really delete this comment?
Anonymous
Really delete this comment?

There was an error uploading your file.


    
Anonymous