Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Soar



Yes, little one,

there are mountains.

And storms.

And rain.


But, oh, the

berries,

nectar,

sky.



© 2016 Jennifer Wagner



19 comments:

  1. Excellent balance, nothing earned, nothing gained.

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  2. Oh my goodness, how I love this! So simple, so beautiful, so true. Gorgeous.

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  3. Ah, the berries bring them down to the lesser mortals... :-) Beautiful and crisp piece.

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  4. What a wise and knowing poem - we must all try and weather the ups and downs..

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  5. Risk, reward... reality; so well posed, Jen. _m

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  6. this one's a gem Jennifer...love the infinite expanse in the end...

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  7. Makes me want to reach out take hold of life no matter what the challenges! I love the contrast and perspective, well done.

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  8. This has such depth in its few words! And, yes, the berries and nectar and sky!

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  9. So lovely and sweet - imbued with the joyful nuances of wonder.

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  10. Wonderful.. so much unsaid that speaks to me

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  11. Wow Jennifer ~ A few words but powerfully portrayed ~ There are fruits to be savored after the challenges ~

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  12. Such beautiful simplicity in this poem. Loved it :)

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