Wisdom Of Calla Lily

Wisdom Of Calla Lily

God and I decided to have a chat,
I drank some coffee.
He just winked at me –
then, at a dove.

My questions went flying,
flapping against His invisible prose.
While angels kissed me in the wind,
I asked, “Why?”
He had no reply.
I asked, “When?’
Stoney faced grin,
He chuckled at my persistence.

I told Him I was tired of His games,
He whispered, “I know.”
Leaving me to my mind rampages,
seeking to swallow down truth,
wherever I could find it.

Finally, I sat still,
staring at the sunset,
and my toenail polish.
Coaxing my fingers across my lips,
sweat beating down my cheeks,
blood boiling in silence.
I decided that he and I,
were not to have this chat again.

He said, “I think that is a good idea.”
Patting me on the back as he walked off,
confiding, “It’s alright, we’re fine –
just like the rest of them.”

My eyes catching the breeze,
brushing against my lashes.
The gleaming lily said, “Hello.”
I smiled back, all cordial like,
it showed me how pretty it was,
while asking, “Do you like my dress?”
“Sure,’ I replied.
We complimented each other’s smooth skin.

My day ended with sweet ol’ Calla Lily,
giving me a curtsy, and a smile,
shaking her bell,
busting into her best falsetto,
“Go ahead, seek your truth –
never stop seeking your truth.“

I walked straight into the moon –
leaving my footprints,
as I surfed onto the ice of Europa.


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Sharing the twistings, and musings that twirl in my mind. Hoping others can relate, or at least enjoy... To know more about me personally you can visit my website at Mind Retrofit.
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9 Responses to Wisdom Of Calla Lily

  1. The Enfant Terrible says:

    I love this! I really like your style of writing and the form of a dialogue you have used. You are really talented. This poem embodies what I look for when I am reading. Thank you for sharing!

    • Angel says:

      Thank you “The Enfant Terrible,” I really appreciate your comment! After reading several of your poems, I feel the same way about your writing. I am looking forward to reading more. Thanks for popping over and having a read as well. 🙂

  2. rbhexem says:

    Wow! I don’t know what else to say except, I love it!

  3. I enjoyed this; it is very different than the rest of yours! I like the rest of your poems, too. But this one was so unique, and I could visualize you there talking to God and the lilly. You remind me of me…he he….totally could have had that conversation. You’re fun and fantastic. bubbles of love to you. 🙂 Sam

    • Angel says:

      I am glad you enjoyed it Sam! I tend to write in whims of a different voice. I am positive you relate. I usually end up turning this type of poem into a “story poem” and post it on my other blog, but I am venturing out in my creativity just see what I come up with. 🙂 I seem to loop this conversation. hee hee Catching the bubbles of love and blowing some back! 🙂

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