Inspired by 'Cuban Streets'

how cold the night’s blanket lays upon the city
how bright the night to hide in shadow
it sleeps it dreams
until the morning comes and breaks the ice of night

owlspook, 2008


this is for Colin Tobin (big smile) … thank you Colin for sharing your work that inspired this poem

you can either click on the photo or you’ll find it here:

Cuban Streets

and do let Colin know what you think of his photo and say hi for me (big smile)

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  • coppertrees
    coppertreesalmost 6 years ago

    Wonderful Shaare thanks. Great work

  • thank you Vickie … (big smile) .. have you seen Colin’s work? he does some nice stuff (big smile)

    – owlspook

  • Gramia97
    Gramia97almost 6 years ago

    Very well written.

  • does that mean you like it? (grin)
    thank you Gramia (big smile)

    – owlspook

  • tkrosevear
    tkrosevearalmost 6 years ago

    Beautiful sis ;) xoxox

  • thanks sis …(big smile)

    – owlspook

  • indyjill
    indyjillalmost 6 years ago

    Top notch, owlspook both the photo and the poem! Well done.

  • Colin did a great job with his photo (smile) so happy you like my poem too (big smile) thank you Jill (smile)

    – owlspook

  • CanDuCreations
    CanDuCreationsalmost 6 years ago

    Oh this is awesome work Owlspook :)

  • thank you Thea (big smile)

    – owlspook

  • indyjill
    indyjillalmost 6 years ago

    Yes, I did go to his portfolio. Couldn’t do it earlier. I commented on a diff pic though that caught me. He’s very good.

  • (smile) I do appreciate you going and visiting his site … I hope I didn’t sound to .. well … only fair … (smile) … I have quite a few other works like this I’ll be posting .. friend’s work that inspired me to story or poem … I hope you’ll enjoy them too (big smile)

    – owlspook

  • Cheyenne
    Cheyennealmost 6 years ago

    Amazing! Wonderful story and beautiful shot. :)

  • thank you ..pleased you enjoy it, Cheyenne (big smile)

    – owlspook

  • Cheyenne
    Cheyennealmost 6 years ago

    I do! Your welcome. :) :)

  • (big smile)

    – owlspook

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