caged

caged

the warmth of saffron milk
anticipation of unscraped henna
allured by the parrot’s flirtatious whistles
i wonder which of us is caged

like gathering clouds only tease
it is your laughter that deceives

was the pedestal not high enough?

3 thoughts on “caged

  1. Dear Sonya,

    Thank you for this wisdom poem.

    The meanings of the word-symbols, married to the art which accompanies them, paints a powerfully beautiful depiction of the energy with which we seek, seek, and seek.

    All good wishes,

    robert

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