Wash Me With Your Words

Wash Me With Your Words

A Chapter by Dr YumnaKay
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Composed in French Kyrielle form..

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Wash Me With Your Words

I let my warm imagination spring,
"Oh my, how your caress sets me aglow!"
Let's listen to what unsung songs will bring;
then, as you wash me with your words,
 I'll know.

I let you take me in your warm embrace,
with all your love upon me please bestow!
I wonder why I gift you my sweet grace?
Then, as you wash me with your words, I'll know.

I let myself to you be swept away,
 
my eyes filled by the wonderment you show! 
Around 'n round within your arms, I sway; 
then, as you wash me with your words, I'll know.

I let you reach the depths of  my cold heart, 
whence you turn hardened glaciers to soft snow.
And, now no one can e’er pull us apart! 
Then, as you wash me with your words, "I'll know!"




© 2017 Dr YumnaKay



Author's Note

Dr YumnaKay
My first learning experience with Richard who taught me this specific Kyrielle form. Thank you for bearing with me 😊

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It is a most enthralling composition, Yumna! : )
With beautiful picture, apt font and color, creative word selections, romantic ambiance, spot-on rhymes, and a flow smooth as warm honey, your lovely mind, heart, and soul have shared a masterpiece of true poetic excellence to make one's imagination virtually melt.
Every verse sings, and your refrain, "Then, as you wash me with your words, I'll know" tied it all together in an embracing bow of romantic promise.
What a pleasure it has been to work with you in learning and writing this excellent piece, Yumna … thank you ever-so warmly and gratefully for your trust in me, and the honor of teaching you your first Kyrielle … you are an amazing poetess! ⁓ Richard ✨

Posted 11 Months Ago


2 of 2 people found this review constructive.

Richard

11 Months Ago

You are most welcome, Yumna … just say the word, I would not miss the pleasure for anything! : )
Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Neither would I want to miss it 😊
Richard

11 Months Ago

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Richard def seeped through your words ;) Very well written, I love it. The topic, the choice of words; soft and loving. A poem that shines light and positivity on the reader. Wash me with your words - the way it should be. A great concept.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Thank you, Vanessa! Richard really did show me how to do this properly 😊
I'm glad you lik.. read more
Closed

11 Months Ago

You're welcome. It is lovely. 😊
Nice pic again btw.
Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Thank you! I like it too 😉😊
I enjoyed this poem a lot more than I originally thought I would. :)

It's beautiful in the almost archaic-sounding format you've done. You chose some good words strewn throughout this poem, making it sound lovelier than more "conventional" styles.

Sorry for my absence, I was without power for several days. Winds of 70-80 miles per hour.

Good job, Yumna! ;)

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

I'm glad you enjoyed this poem, Kevin! Thank you so much for your kind words. It means a lot 😊 read more
Thr form provides a fitting structure for the sensual pleasure of this writing, giving it some muscle and helping to avoid sentimentality. I enjoyed the repetition and the feeling of being overwhelmed by the experience.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Thank you, Jibey! As it goes, the title and refrain was inspired by the fact that I actually said th.. read more
It is wonderful, "Wash me with Words" is amazing. I don't know this form but yet I loved the way of expressing the feelings and with contemporary rhyming.
Beautiful!!!:)


Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

I didn't know of this form either until some time ago.. I'm glad it came out well and that you like .. read more
Manasa.L

11 Months Ago

you are always welcome, thank you for letting us know of this form
this is really great. 'whence you turn hardened glaciers to soft snow.' smooth like butter and refreshing. love the whole thing.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Thank you, Pete! I'm glad you liked this one 😊
Pete

11 Months Ago

ur very welcome. what's not to like? :)
Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Haha that's very kind of you 😊
This was simply beautiful and poised. A true delight to read. Nicely written my dear friend. Hope all is well with you Miss!

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Thank you so much, Kesha! I'm glad you liked it! It took me 2 days to write this lol I'm so dumb hah.. read more
Kesha

11 Months Ago

Haha not dumb, sometimes it takes us a while to get it right :)
Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Yeah it does lol 😛
I simply loved this Yumna you can say I may have drowned. A very nice flow you should be happy and I bet your teacher may be happy too. Welldone :)

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Thank you so much, Luna! I am happy that you liked this effort! And yes, Richard probably is 😊
Luna

11 Months Ago

Well, yes he should be a teachers pride is his students ofcourse
Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Absolutely 😊
Very pretty poem. I like the subtle rhyme. I'm not familiar with this form, but it was a nice read. Romantic. R

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Thank you so much, Ray! I'm glad you liked it 😊
Great poem. I love the rhyming of this poem. I don't know much about this form because of your poem I got to know about this style.. very nice.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

I didn't know about this form either. It was Richard who taught me 😊
I'm glad you liked t.. read more
it's a nice form...i hardly noticed except for the subtle rhyme...and i like it when form doesn't overcome me and the feeling of the piece is what shines through..it does here.
very romantic vibes...i like the old poetry feel to this.

j.

Posted 11 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Dr YumnaKay

11 Months Ago

Wow thank you so much! I'm so glad you liked it 😊

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