General Poetry posted June 11, 2024


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My Father - The Artist

by Wendy G

It’s such a placid, peaceful, tranquil lake

With pelicans, ducks, and a single drake

All floating serenely … nature is calm

Relaxing my soul with its soothing balm.

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I stare as the scene unfolds its drama …

A breathtaking, beautiful panorama!

As the minutes pass by to end this day

My full heart and soul are compelled to pray.

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Joy and praise swell, yet no words are expressed …

Privileged to view this - yes, I am blessed …

The reds and golds paint sky, water, and shore ...

My exultant heart overflows with awe.

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Faith Poetry Contest contest entry

Recognized

#47
June
2024


Faith Poem? Absolutely.
Note: In Australia, ''shore'' and ''awe'' are perfect rhymes.

The photo is my own, taken on Sunday, at Lake Tuggerah, NSW, Australia.
Pays one point and 2 member cents.


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