Reflections in a Pool of Water

Reflections in a pool of water

bring heaven down to earth,

Fragments of blue sky

hover over cobblestones.

Dark walls of a building

sink down upside down,

annihilating tangible reality.

A patchwork quilt of paving stones

reflects the luminescent light of day,

frames that topsy turvy world

 where what is real

merges with illusion.

3 thoughts on “Reflections in a Pool of Water

  1. Lovely poem, great foto, and a sobering insight— reality, illusion, the distinction ultimately indiscernible, unknowable? Is that truth what the liars rely on to peddle their lies? Signorelli saw it all… Sending love and hugs, margaret

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  2. Erika Your reading is as lovely as the poem! What a voice you have!

    All my love James

    Sent from my iPhone

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  3. Erika, beautiful, your poems and stories always bring me joy. A friend of ours David Zarko gave me a link to your stories and i read them almost every day. Thank you. You are a gift.

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