deepundergroundpoetry.com

Poetry by Touch

 

Itís gradually giving me the news in stages,
In phases that gently come and go at first sight.
As if this way it hopes like others going blind,
Iíll recognize respect itís showing me in time.

When it comes to my having senses up till now,
Iíve had advantages for all these many years.
I should feel lucky and of course sometimes I do;
The irony: going deaf sounds better to me.

I mean no pun intended in what Iíve just said,
For all of us, here and gone, itís a luxury.
Itís not by birthright giving me a choice to make,
By faith, Iím a believer, in the hands of God.

There still is time to do the things I love to do.
It is the air in trees & sky, the breeze & hush;
A cherishíd walk & talks by moonlit rendezvous,
And poetry to write, to read aloud to him.

When I thank him for the difficult things in life,
Suddenly they are no longer as difficult.
Heaven_sent_Kathy
Written by Heaven_sent_Kathy
Published
All writing remains the property of the author. Don't use it for any purpose without their permission.
likes 9 reading list entries 4
comments 12 reads 57
Ahavati Jade-Pandora Stoney223 butters
Commenting Preference: 
The author is looking for friendly feedback.

Latest Forum Discussions
SUGGESTIONS
Today 9:21am by JohnnyBlaze
SPEAKEASY
Today 9:10am by AspergerPoet56
SPEAKEASY
Today 9:10am by the5thRiddler
WORKSHOP
Today 9:06am by JohnnyBlaze
SPEAKEASY
Today 8:55am by JohnnyBlaze
COMPETITIONS
Today 4:54am by PoetsRevenge