General Poetry posted April 27, 2019


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When The Sky Was The Limit

by BlueMarble

Memories Contest Winner 
Now that I’m old -
Mellow and mild,
I smile remembering
When I was just a bit wild.
 
Looking at old photos
Brings back my memory
Of those crazy days
So young and free.
 
I find now a favorite
That was taken when I
Tried out my wings
And danced in the sky.
 
Is it that I was young?
Or was I insane,
To find the courage
To jump from that plane?
 
Whatever the answer,
I can honestly say -
I waltzed with angels
In heaven that day.
 
From terror to bliss
On the count of ten,
Oh to be young
And do it again!


Writing Prompt
Look at some old photographs and write about a memory or a thought that they give you. If possible (not required) include the image in your poem.

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