The Moon The Society August 22, 2012 Poetry By Dan Skorbach I sit with you the silent moon of May, After the chores of day are soundly sleeping. Here, once again, you come to guide the way, For those who in the night are lost and seeking. You cross the boundless sky beneath the stars, And sit so high above the human worries. With nothing but reflection in my eyes, I cannot help but tell you all my stories. Maybe you hear maybe you do not, But in my mind the thoughts do so abound. I listen close, but you won’t make a move, Until these thoughts don’t even make a sound. It’s like a dream, you step from heavens throne, And walk with me amidst the midnight gardens. You tell of what there is and could have been, And how you see from high above the others. You leave, and once again we’re both alone, Alone, we sit submerged in midnight cover. Your light shines through with solemn power, And all bad thoughts are now forever gone. Dan Skorbach is businessman and poet living in Toronto, Canada. Click here for other poetry by Dan Skorbach Views expressed by individual poets and writers on this website and by commenters do not represent the views of the entire Society. The comments section on regular posts is meant to be a place for civil and fruitful discussion. Pseudonyms are discouraged. The individual poet or writer featured in a post has the ability to remove any or all comments by emailing submissions@ classicalpoets.org with the details and under the subject title “Remove Comment.” Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.