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Florida Eventide
Emma Foster


Golden amber
Lovingly suffocating
Under a dense cape of turquoise.
Shadows of pines, arms open,
To clasp the departing.
A single glimmer
Amid the sleeping ocean
Venus looks down and grins.

© by Emma Foster.
Used with the author's permission.


Emma Foster is a student in central Florida who has been writing since she was five. She recently published a poetry microchap called Isosceles Triangles as part of the Origami Poems Project. Emma plans on attending graduate school in England; learn more about her at



Post New Comment:
Posted 01/15/2022 01:01 PM
Lovely, expressive use of personification
Posted 01/14/2022 03:02 PM
Lori Levy:
Beautiful scene.
Posted 01/14/2022 03:02 PM
Complex poem, interesting. Departing as a noun . . .
Posted 01/14/2022 11:51 AM
Sharon Waller Knutson:
Beautiful images. Favorite image: Dense caps of turquoise.
Posted 01/14/2022 09:18 AM

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