CCC#56: Golden Lure

Crimson’s Creative Challenge #56

Eagle landing on a pole,
Locus bright
Talons caught upon the web
turning day to night
Eagle’s wing pinioned on a lyre
Vega was the ancient gyre
Remembered now, a star alone
Alas, the eagle turned to stone
Ivy tangles talons now
Polaris and a lesser plough

About crispina kemp

Spinner of Asaric and Mythic tales
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27 Responses to CCC#56: Golden Lure

  1. Wonderful poem! ❤

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  2. Dale says:

    Wonderfully done!
    Not sure I’ll participate this week… See if my muse shows up 😉

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  3. Violet Lentz says:

    Delicious rhyme scheme. Quite appropriate references made to this star of the feather-world….

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  4. Beautifully done Crispina.

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  5. I’m impressed by the rhyme of “lyre” with “gyre.”

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