Tuesday, August 7, 2007


i hear the universe ~
softly and steadily
she breathes
into my soul.
softly ~
like the glistening petals
of a rain-drenched flower.
steadily ~
like the unceasing energy
of the rich torrents
that cascade
from the heavens.
i feel the universe ~
she infuses me,
soaking me ~
like the heavens
the deep, red earth.

~written by the.red.mantissa~


Bardouble29 said...

My friend, sorry it took me so long to post this, I was working some long hours...

As always you have a way with words...I love that you share your poems here! Thank you!

the.red.mantissa said...

thanx; and thanx for posting them ...

i have only just checked today ... :)

Tori_Z said...

Been reading through some of your poems, and they are excellent!

the.red.mantissa said...

tori_z ~ thanx!

Tori_Z said...

You're welcome

Sandy said...

As beautiful as always.
You are a gem of a poet. Pity you are in this era when people dont appreciate poetry. Hope you would have been in Wordsworth era.

the.red.mantissa said...

how sweet of you to say ... ;^)

eric313 said...

This is a great ride...

Keep sharing the bounty that creation is. You understand it's nuances and sighs. You know what to listen for.

You are the earth permeated with heaven's rain, and pregnant with the words it inspires. This poem is about that, too.

Rita said...

You are really a great poet, no doubt.

Can you tell me how can i post my own poetry over their?


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