Big Rowan Ackison (greensh) wrote,
Big Rowan Ackison

  • Mood:

Poem - Raven's Sheen

I wanted to write a poem about the veiling aspects of wearing the color black. The color without hue has had many contrary meanings over time. Now black can mean many things to many people, and in this camouflage, the depth of a person is hidden in plain sight.

Raven’s Sheen

All is present
in darkest depths
beyond the light
of clear mark
the breadth exists
without a hue
to color views
that may confuse
those blessed folks
with beliefs set
in dogma spoke
with certainty
for these brothers
and sisters like
the black presents
a veil to write
their cherished thoughts
of what may be
of solemn ways
projected on
raven’s sheen.

2016, Sean Green. All Rights Reserved, 20160911.
Tags: black, poem

  • Poem -Set a Sentence

    The poem “Set a Sentence” was inspired by a Facebook posting that stated, “when people my age are all afraid of the world that…

  • Poem - Beyond the Dance

    The poem “Beyond the Dance” is about striving to live beyond the normative. Beyond the Dance Seek a life beyond the dance that span of…

  • Poem - Tradition Tossed

    The poem “Tradition Tossed” is about the suffocation of traditions. Tradition Tossed Where chains of rules are applied to the limbs of…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic
    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.