by Roslyn Ross
Beauty butterflied my mind,
stroked soft across my smile
came light to rest with endless
grace, wings folded round my soul.
A moment sitting silent,
brushed gently by life’s breath
and then she soared to sunlight’s song
and left my self bereft.
Roslyn Ross is an Australian writer, journalist, editor and poet who has been writing poetry since she was a child. She has lived in many countries around the world and been inspired by the variety of experiences she has had.