Ode To A Scented Bloom, a poem by Aminath Neena at Spillwords.com
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Ode To A Scented Bloom

Ode To a Scented Bloom

written by: Aminath Neena

 

Oh jasmine; oh, my grace,
Thy softness and silky finesse
Thy flawless beauty, so enchants me
Aye, this meek psyche is baffled by thee

Me thinks thou belong with the sylphs
Thou confront no scuffle to those nymphs
Of the land, the rose so charming
The wild hibiscus so daring

Thy noble purity captures my heart
that no magic can reel it apart
And thy nectar- thy scent is the sweetest flow
Oh, my ladyship! And do they truly know?

‘Tis the chastity in SHE not the flare
That matters so, nor the outside glare
Alas! those that seek the truth can but see
With eyes that seek beauty can only see

the hidden allure of the woman so feminine
in the kosher elegance of thee, my jasmine

Aminath Neena

Aminath Neena

Aminath Neena, is an English lecturer from the picturesque archipelago nation of the Maldives. An avid lover of words, poetry is a hobby closest to her heart. Her poems usually revolve around themes such as love, relationships, spirituality, society, and global issues. She has been nominated for the 2021 Pushcart Prize and also, for the 2021 Rhysling awards in Poetry. Aminath has been published in a range of international platforms like the Trouvaille Review, Spillwords, Muddy River Poetry Review, Impspired magazine, Sylvia magazine and Borderless Journal. Her poems also have been nested in some anthologies like “The whole wide world” and many others from Sweetycat Press publications, Eccentric Orbits by Dimensionfold publishing and Poetica 2, 3, 4 and 5 of Clarendon House publications. Her bio is featured in the “Who’s Who of Emerging Writers 2021,” published by Sweetycat Press. Her poetry book, DREAMS OF MY HEART, is currently available from Amazon. Aminath is also a Scholar and a Master’s graduate from the University of Nottingham.
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