Ode To An Angel

The blazing sun
is a shadow to her
The wind blowing a sweet tune
is silenced by her
An angel in hiding
waiting for a gust
to spread her wings
only slowing
to live among mortals
Just to leave when they
need her most
an independence that makes
the Liberty Bell sing
A confidence
only rivaled
by her modesty
intuition that could lead
a country
yet she remains ignorant
to her beauty
the cunning artistry she has grasped
makes even the greatest minds
Surpassing like the angel she is

Todays poetry contest submission was written by J.E. Hewitt.


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One thought on “Ode To An Angel

  1. Beautifully written piece that combines the beauty of this country with the love of a woman.

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