A Cup Of Kindness

A Cup Of Kindness

A Poem by Cherrie Palmer
"

the reuniting of old friends

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Lift your glass and sit with me

As stories we color bright.

 

Let us wax the moon and stars

Till the sun brings its light.

 

Your breath of life beats in my heart

And your smile I always see.

 

So with this chance encounter

Sit and drink with me.


© 2018 Cherrie Palmer



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Not a drinker, but i certainly can envision the moments described in this poem. Like some say, there is nothing like good wine and good company.

A gently flowing piece. Nice work.

Posted 1 Month Ago


Cherrie Palmer

1 Month Ago

Thank you so much
sit and drink with a friend and have a very good time is that what this poem is trying to say

Posted 2 Months Ago


Cherrie Palmer

2 Months Ago

Yes, it is about taking time to catch up with an old friend.
genocide

2 Months Ago

yeah I like it
This is a beautiful reminder of so many all-nighters, drinking wine with someone special. You've captured all the essentials in your brief word portrait . . . conjures up so many deeply-hidden longings! (((HUGS))) Fondly, Margie

Posted 2 Months Ago


Cherrie Palmer

2 Months Ago

Thank you, Margie. It was fun to make
Tate just said it all Cherrie, what an understated near perfect little gem you have poured for us here. Here's to friends eh' and I'll drink to that..........Neville

Posted 3 Months Ago


Cherrie Palmer

3 Months Ago

Thank you, Neville :)
Neville Pettitt

3 Months Ago

More than a pleasure Cherrie...N
I think i love this one best of yours. Simple yet beautiful . I have always believed it is better to use common language in uncommon ways You did well here

Posted 3 Months Ago


Cherrie Palmer

3 Months Ago

I believe that also let the reader dazzle themselves with created images rather than cutting thru a .. read more
Your title draw me to read Your poem, and how sweetly smiling Your words are, there is so much kindness through them, uplifting to the spirit, and the flow is great too, adding more magic to Your poem, thank You for sharing Your cup of kindness with us.

Posted 3 Months Ago


awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww.... uplifting sentiments Cherrie! well said!
Gun toir am mullach os a chionn nach bi sinn a 'tuiteam, agus gum faod sinn a bhith a' cruinneachadh charaidean gu h-ìosal.
or:That the roof above us never fall in, and may we friends gathered below never fall out.
E.

Posted 3 Months Ago


Cherrie Palmer

3 Months Ago

Now that's a toast
Einstein Noodle

3 Months Ago

Aye! ;)................
The sentiment is sweet and present but the rhythm of the flow feels off... second and fourth stanzas.

Posted 3 Months Ago


Cherrie Palmer

3 Months Ago

I'll look at the flow, thank you
A nice sentiment to read. Sometimes we take these little things for granted

This review was written for a previous version of this writing

Posted 3 Months Ago


Cherrie Palmer

3 Months Ago

yes, and there's nothing better than connecting with old friends.
There's nothing like a bottle of wine between friends. Oh, the stories we could tell! Such a wonderful encounter, Cherrie!

This review was written for a previous version of this writing

Posted 3 Months Ago


Cherrie Palmer

3 Months Ago

yes, and make sure the kids aren't listening

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Cherrie Palmer
Cherrie Palmer

Bull Shoals Lake, AR



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I am a published poet and love poetry. My husband and I live near the White River, and love trout fishing. I find my surroundings a great inspiration to me. I also have two books on Amazon Kindle: O.. more..

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