two poems for #NaPoWriMo 04/03/2014

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I have my makeup work to share this morning, and today’s poem for #NaPoWriMo. The makeup is for April 1st, and it’s a haiku I wrote this morning when I stopped to spend a moment with some daffodils in the front yard. Today’s poem is a reflection on a sweet, old King James version Bible I found yesterday at a thrift store. It cost me a quarter.


new dandelions napowrimo.jpgfor April 1…

new daffodils 
in grasses green and brown –
looks like rain, today












ancient words napowrimo.jpgfor April 3…

these ancient words speak to me
they bind me fast, they set me free
they graft me to a living tree
these words that were, are and will be

4 thoughts on “two poems for #NaPoWriMo 04/03/2014

    A. said:
    April 3, 2014 at 1:32 pm

    I came for the poetry, stayed for the enlightened view of same-sex marriage. Keep posting and I’ll keep reading!

      reserve7 responded:
      April 3, 2014 at 1:58 pm

      thanks for dropping by and taking the time to leave some encouraging words! much appreciated.

    Greg Metzger said:
    April 3, 2014 at 6:45 pm

    I especially like the second. Rich!

      reserve7 responded:
      April 3, 2014 at 9:29 pm

      thanks, brother! been a long time since i read the KJV! =]

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