Hope

Hope

A Poem by Emily B

 

I fall

like Spring rain

sprinkling the ordinary

with imaginary color.

 

I drop

drop, drop

from an unseen Hand.

 

Waiting to be taken

up and begin again,

content in the pattern.

 


© 2009 Emily B



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Emily, this is a beautiful representation of hope and hope's life it gives to us. Like rain, it renews us in every way. :)

“Hope is the thing with feathers
That perches in the soul
And sings the tune without the words
And never stops at all.”
― Emily Dickinson

Posted 4 Weeks Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Emily B

4 Weeks Ago

Thank you :)



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I don't plant a lot of flowers, but i like how some annual varieties have an enormous will to keep going and propagating. Sunflowers, marigolds, etc. The only sad thing is that they only bloom once, maybe twice a year, but they are worth it. Beauty and hope pop up when you least expect it, like this wonderful poem. CD

Posted 2 Weeks Ago


Lovely poem :-) I like poems that seem so simple, yet so profound.

Yari

Posted 3 Weeks Ago


This is short and sweet poem on hope.
I LIKE THE WORD CHOICE AND IMAGERY

Posted 4 Weeks Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Emily B

4 Weeks Ago

Thank you!
Emily, this is a beautiful representation of hope and hope's life it gives to us. Like rain, it renews us in every way. :)

“Hope is the thing with feathers
That perches in the soul
And sings the tune without the words
And never stops at all.”
― Emily Dickinson

Posted 4 Weeks Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Emily B

4 Weeks Ago

Thank you :)
I love it. It is enchanting and spiritual.

Posted 1 Month Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

I really liked this piece. X

Posted 5 Years Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Beautiful, short and meaningful. love the "I drop
drop, drop .. you are such a poet Emily.

Chloe

Posted 6 Years Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

such a dreamy peaceful read, very enjoyable!

Posted 6 Years Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

My interpretation of this beautiful compassionate composition was an encapsulation of a “spiritual rebirth" of the human soul, contrasting against a physical birth experience.

Definitely has that ‘Hummm’ factor!

Phillip

Posted 6 Years Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

This gave me two visions of thought..One rain falling from the angels weeping, the other, the dripping of paint from my paintbrush when I am trying to create and image..A very interesting write..Kathie

Posted 6 Years Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.


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Emily B
Emily B

Richmond, KY



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