Poem -

Divergent

Divergent

I analyze the synchronized motion of our wings

In harmony, up and down; repeat.

We have matching florescent colors and patterns

Tattooed on our wings

Most categorize us as โ€œthe sameโ€ but I

Am much more than the classification of your stereotype.

The beautiful thoughts weaving in and out

My mind has no limit, no translation, syllable

No painting can illustrate such magical creations

No point of the finger can mumble, โ€œThe same.โ€

I have always been the bird who found much

joy while flying away from the flock

not because I didnโ€™t like flying with company

but because I am a bird of passion and love

lucky enough to have known

the difference

of lust.

Log in or Become a Member to comment.

Comments

author
Perri O'Connor

That brings me much joy knowing others find pleasure through my poems! I appreciate your honesty and kindness, thank you!ย 

Reply