somewhere

 

butterfly-1

Somewhere, there’s a wind

Carrying someone I knew

Away to a new land

I never questioned

The wind would just come and go

Did not pay much mind

One day it was clear

Both you and the wind were gone

No trace and no trail

Tree tops are silent

Clouds hang like the curtain drawn

You and the wind, gone

©2016 Annette Rochelle Aben

15 responses to “somewhere

  1. This struck a chord, Annette. Nicely written!

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  2. Reblogged this on Smorgasbord – Variety is the spice of life and commented:
    A beautiful poem from Annette Rochelle Aben that clearly brought back watching the ashes of a lovely friend being scattered to the winds.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Annette, your poem was touching. Love your butterfly. 😊 I found your post via Sally Cronin.

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  4. Wow Annette this poem is beautiful 😀

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  5. Touching and beautiful Annette. ❤

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  6. This is lovely, Annette, very moving 🙂

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