Siren Song, A Poem

Sing on sweet Muse of my lost love;
So far away he waits for me;
Sing on sweet Muse of my lost love
And I’ll sing him to me:

A thousand miles away he waits 
Beyond the sea, beyond the pale
And I would sing him home to me:
Let words not fail. 

I wait upon this barren rock;
The spray hits hard, salt stings my tears
Through many a storm and many a wreck
Through thoughtless, restless years.

How thoughtless you, not to return
While here I wait upon my rock;
How heartless you, not to return;
Now let me sing you back

I see your ship upon the waves;
Your ship draws near as I draw breath;
I sing my song to bring you close: 
My song shall be your death. 

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      1. Oooh yes I’ll take part 😊 how many entries do you normally get? I wouldn’t mind judging if I have time to do the reading 👍

      2. Well on our first one ever, we got 59 entries! We haven’t done these in a while so probably around thirty now…..
        You can judge if you want🤗🤗🤗 just let me know.

      3. My pleasure 💖
        So on Tuesday, the comp closes, so you look at all the entries. Then on my contact page, give me a winner and three runners ups. Then I will make a post on the results on Wednesday!

        That’s all, thank you so much for agreeing to this. Any questions are welcome! 🤗 🤗 🤗

      4. No problem you’re welcome 😊 can I mention on Wednesday in a post that I’ve been judging the competition with a link to your site?

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