Takipsilim


takipsilim.jpg

 

“The sun kissed the mountain tops

enveloping them in a golden blanket,

a mist travelled forth

the trees almost hushed

and the birds returned to bed,

bidding farewell to the last glow

of the day.

Ablaze with colour,

the horizon turned a rosebud red,

unsettled by a dusky purple here

a warm peach there;

day and night eternally intertwined

only to meet fleetingly,

but never co-existing.

Soon the shadows grow,

light becomes dark,

night’s blue hood falls on the land

and the sky litters with

tiny silver specks

unfathomable to us mortals,

dancing in the skyline

looking down at the world.

Listen to the sunset

see its pretty hue,

everyday a new masterpiece.”

In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words Day 12 – Takipsilim

xxx

Advertisements

5 thoughts on “Takipsilim

  1. Pingback: Word-High July: Round-Up – Little April Shower

Don't be shy, 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