Moon of the night
A beacon, a pearl in the sky
Song of my heart
A flame that burns undying fire
Bring, bring to me celestial light
Orb of radiant dreams, prize of the dark
Bathe me in your illumination
As I stand here, waiting...
Poetry Prompt: Write a poem with at least one metaphor in it. Â For an example, look at my The Reckoning. Â There are several principal metaphors in this poem: a recovering alcoholic as a cat, a plastic bag as a falcon, as well as minor ones, such as the plastic bag as a cave.