Keeper of the Flame

dawn til dusk
a hungry heart
keeps fanning
the flame

keeping the love
alive and vibrant
an easy task
when reciprocated

beware those
who would douse
the dancing light
they make the day empty

#Whatdoyousee

Susi Bocks – writer/author/poet, has self-published two books – Feeling Human and Every Day I Pause. You can find her work at IWriteHer.com or follow her on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MyHumanityInWrittenForm/, where she invites you to read her thoughts and get to know her. Bocks’ work has been published in the anthology SMITTEN: This Is What Love Looks Like: Poetry by Women for Women and in Scarlet Leaf Review, VitaBrevis, Spillwords, Literary Yard, as well as other literary magazines.

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2 thoughts on “Keeper of the Flame

  1. Beware the dancing light killers – what a poetic way of saying it.

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