Day 161: Star-Filled Knight

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Elf Princess Samantha (giggles)

 

Star-Filled Knight

Tether me to your virtue, wrap fraying rope around my body whole, and tie substance to thy pole

The north the south, makes no difference, just tether me straight against your being

Tether me too, upon your heart, and wrap ribbon round my eyes, to close me to the dark

The light about, spin round and round, touch the hidden pieces buried in memories dim

Invade my thoughts and dreams with energy of late eve, the uninvited visitor at my door

Enter and entice with sunlit eyes and shoulders broad, kneel down and greet me as knight to fair lady

So I may lower myself to cold floor waiting, and be enveloped in tinseled warmth and beauty bold

To desire little between sunrise and sunset, beyond the visions of the land where lovers blend

To walk through corridors of long ago nights, and drink the potentiality of forgotten lifetimes

My silent prince, my wandering warrior, trapped in the torrential wind of imaginary dragons

Breathe not such misery, embrace eternity, the talisman crystal-bright upon beating chest

Reach through the broken glass of illusion, and touch, the scarlet drape shrouding secret treasure

A cavern so deep and luxurious that only the trickling of your interwoven branches can reach

Like root, like dagger, like cherry off tree, fall into me, into the depth below so we may rise as mystic rain

The two as one, untouched in circumstance and reality, only moving as source intended, winter to spring

Blossomed at last, beneath the melting snow, turning upward in pure delicate petals of morning

To arise, fledgling of desire, fragile wings spread in jasmine air, the hint of freedom engraved through form

A universal centipede of walking stick, a mountain top moved, a stallion through clouds, magic made

From the simplicity of blindness, to release the worldly ways, and believe in the eternal flowerbed of life

To reach in my tethering sweet, and release passion through desired imprisonment of cherished belief

That all is as intended, the preordained ebbing flow of star children, their wishes blown on amulet waves

To stand at shore and await what comes, arms open, rope at side, and eyes set to the open endless sky

~ By Samantha: Princess of Elf Land where all dreams come true

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27 thoughts on “Day 161: Star-Filled Knight

  1. So glad you are feeling so much better. 🙂
    Good to see you back to being Princess Basna Woodelf….giggle.
    So tell me my lovely friend, is the above photo your fantasy fairy self?
    Love the poem, it’s so very you.
    I love you to bits. xxx 🙂 ❤

    1. Oh, yes…Basna Wood Elf rises…he he
      No…it is not fantasy, tis me!!! Didn’t you recognize my photo???
      Yes….so very ME these words….giggles.
      Thank you for sharing my secrets….a princes elf has to have her keeper of secrets…and that be you!!
      xoxoxo cutie pie,
      SAmmmmm

  2. Sam, i love it how you can have such sensual poetry. Everything is just so fluid. Great work soul sister. Love you.
    ~Maya

    1. Thanks, Maya. This was so wonderful to pen…..still swooning, I tell you. Thanks for the kudos…Is it raining there? Heading to Oregon tomorrow…..off to CA. HUGS and LOVE, Sam 🙂

      1. Your welcome Sam. Where in Oregon are you traveling to? I hope you have lots of fun. It was raining earlier, but it stopped. I definitely love the rain. 🙂

  3. What a treat to read this poem Sam…. I know it felt good for you to escape into this magical writing piece… and hope when you returned from your Star-Filled Knight… you were restored to the Happy Sam smiling in your beautiful photo today. I feel like I joined you a bit just by reading — you really are a gifted writer my Sea Sister…. seeing a book in your future 🙂 Hugs from the Beach xo

    1. So good, indeed. A much needed retreat. 🙂
      I am restored, thank you. And my muse is back….sigh
      Thank you for the compliment…I try my best…..
      Hugs! Kick up some sand for me.
      Your sea sister,
      Sam xoxoxo

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