Fluid



all’s recycled
in the press of Time

yesterday’s rolling desert now
rises in a lean gazelle

a mountain’s jagged rock is found
smoothened in the mollusk shell

and stardust of light years
slivered and bowed
from the quiver of Apollo
piercing through folds

glistens afresh in lambent pools
moistening the crescent jewels

of your eyes
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Submitted by Keilani on August 09, 2023

Modified by Keilani on August 10, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme XX XA XA XXXX XX X
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 347
Words 66
Stanzas 6
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 4, 2, 1

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