Celebrating a Year

week 186 ~ because I am still here I pause

with 10 comments

because I am still here I pause
to breathe the lilac-scented air
and wonder at its mystery there
are so many questions spring thaws
unlock no answers just because
I laugh and love with abandon
and believe in transformation
choosing contentment please don’t try
to warn me it’s but the storm’s eye
old winter has finally broken

Written by mairmusic

May 5, 2012 at 12:24 pm

10 Responses

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  1. Quite a lovely verse for this sunny SoCal day…beautiful sentiment.

    slpmartin

    May 5, 2012 at 4:46 pm

    • We are sogging along here w/ grey sky drizzle, but the flowers are glad of it.

      mairmusic

      May 5, 2012 at 7:02 pm

  2. amazing words marilynn, i share your point of view and spirit :)

    Sharmishtha

    May 6, 2012 at 2:00 am

  3. yeah dont warn me about anything just let me enjoy the moment and be content and tomorrow i will face whatever…

    brian miller

    May 8, 2012 at 10:36 pm

  4. The emotion is deep, and heartfelt, and… oh wow, a wonderful rhymed tetrameter sonnet. How can I resist? Just wonderful.

    • hey, thanks! I suppose the decima is a sort of sonnet. I find myself drawn to it alot lately.

      mairmusic

      May 8, 2012 at 10:58 pm


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