Blowing Sand

Blowing Sand

A Poem by Marie Harrison
"

a poem about time

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Blowing Sand

grain by grain,

time is blowing away

all of the best

is leaving me now

 

cell by cell

I'm blowing away too

 

time to run

time to play

time to pray

 

swimming in the ocean

holding hands

long bubble baths

long talks with God

cooking chicken marsala

laughing

long vacations

slow dancing

going home

black diamond ski runs

dinner conversation

kisses in the dark

long walks with my dogs

jogging in shorts when it's cold

chocolate covered cherries

lots of hugs

reading a good book by a fire

 

grain by grain

these are the things

I want to blow my sand on

 

these are things

that matter

to me

and

my

cells

© 2011 Marie Harrison


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lovely visual image changing with each verse..on of your best..

Posted 8 Years Ago


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divine...

Posted 8 Years Ago


Grain by grain, you blew me along your poetry...

I imagine this story picture on a sand board, with each word of picture portrayed in the sand and as the winds blows, the grains are blown away, one picture building into the next one...

Gracious

Posted 8 Years Ago


You create a beautiful and hopeful poem. I like the flow and the desire of the amazing words. Thank you for the outstanding poem.
Coyote

Posted 8 Years Ago


Perfect.

Posted 8 Years Ago



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Added on September 3, 2011
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Tags: Time, Goals, Pleasure, Meaningful Life, Lifestyles

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Marie Harrison
Marie Harrison

Atlanta, GA



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