Icarian in Nature


I am Icarus
And his eyes are the sun
Perhaps Icarus
Had not the wings of a bird
But of a moth
Drawn to the brightest flame
In all the heavens
Those eyes
Are like nothing I've ever seen
What a soul you have
But I've flown too close
And the wax has melted
My feathers
Have fallen away
And I'm crashing
Down
Towards the sea

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I'm not going to lie, I wrote this poem while watching a hockey game. Sometimes inspiration strikes in the strangest places.