Focus

As I wrote, I shaped the lamp into a lantern.
The beam narrowed and lit the page bright.
The cat jumped up and walked across the words,
it had been enjoying the lamp and its ambient light.

As I wrote, she came and turned the lanterns eye,
she too enjoyed the lanterns gentle glow.
And colder was the room by one degree
when the lamp was shone upon a single thought alone.

As I wrote, the words formed the story that will come,
the beam cuts through distraction like a living knife,
the lamps focussed beam lights the way ahead,
lights the dedication of my life.

Copyright Faramond Frie © 2016

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s