Poetry by Jeff Green

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Touching the sky

by cricketjeff on January 18, 2008.  © Jeff Green, All rights reserved

A hopper stands on sunlit beach
A poet’s spirit in her eye
The perfect verse is just in reach
She’ll touch the sky

The Sun has kissed the morning sea
She knows her beauty, she’s not shy
A poet knows the way to be
Beneath the sky

Each word now falls in proper place
Each brand new phrase she has to try
A mystic smile explodes her face
She’s seen the sky

The perfect poem is not writ
But words can make a strong man cry
Each word is now an ideal fit
She wrote the sky

Author notes

You can find the poet in question here

I looked at Google’s aerial pictures of her Island and…