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    Sonnet Poetry Contest Contest Winner 
 Category:  General Poetry
  Posted: January 2, 2018      Views: 354

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JMF4119 

Retired to the Carolinas to be near grandchildren. Enjoys her family, yoga, gardening, nature, hiking and writing. She didn't start writing until after retirement 10 years ago. Her poems are all over the place but usually are about childhood m - more...

She is an accomplished poet and is currently at the #37 spot on this years rankings.

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"Starry Skies" by Jmf4119

The starry skies fade slowly with the dawn
revealing beauty of a brand-new day.
I turn to see that, from my bed, you've gone
as my blue heavens change to dismal grey.

Among our favorite haunts I look for you
but sadly, you are nowhere to be found.
I sit beside the fire and sip my brew
and long to hear your old familiar sound.

But as the snowflakes fall and fill the air --
they seem to blur my image of your face.
I always thought our love was truly rare
but, you no longer call this home your place.

      So, quietly, I go back to our bed
      and dream again of days when we were wed.


 
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Not autobiographical - just a poem that started one way and ended in another.
Pays one point and 2 member cents. Artwork by seshadri_sreenivasan at FanArtReview.com

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