Candlewitch

Chimes

Chimes

time's tide,
cannot
dim my eyes,
for the vision
of your face
is forever refreshed
in my mind.
your voice
is a silver toned bell
that rings
throughout the halls
of my astonished head.
I hold memories
of you
engraved on
the pages,
of the book
of my life...

Comments13

  • burning-embers

    Wow girl. Who was that lucky person? This is a lovely tribute. Beautifully written.

    • Candlewitch

      dear b-e,

      I wrote this for my husband, Steven. he is an amazing person. thank you for reading :)

      *hugs, Cat

    • Santita

      Beautiful dedication, Cat!

      • Candlewitch

        thank you, Santita :)

        *hugs, Cat

      • Diamond

        A beautiful write. Enjoyed "silver toned bell". Lovely wording.

        • Candlewitch

          thank you Diamond,

          I'm so glad that you enjoyed it :)

          *hugs, Cat

        • Louis Gibbs

          I like the idea of 'memories engraved in a book of our lives', to paraphrase. A well written tribute to a lucky man, Cat!

          • Candlewitch

            dear Louis,

            I really love being told what a reader likes about my poems. thank you so very much for this!

            *hugs, Cat

          • Fay Slimm

            Oh such an appeal in this romantic read Cat.

            • Candlewitch

              thank you Fay :)

              *hugs, Cat

            • WriteBeLight

              I can feel the love you have for him Cat. Very lovely.

              • Candlewitch

                thank you, WBL... he changed my life... with his love :)

                *hugs, Cat

              • orchidee

                Ohhh, and I thought you wrote it for me! heehee. swoon! (same name though!).

                • Candlewitch

                  LOL, O.

                  *hugs, Cat

                • Michael Edwards

                  Steven is a lucky guy. Love this poem - forgive me but I prefer your work to Eddies - well just a tad anyway.

                  • Candlewitch

                    thank you Michael! I always thought that eddy is a better poet than me, because he is so open and I am a bit guarded ;)

                    p.s.
                    Steven says thank you, too!

                    *hugs, Cat

                    • Michael Edwards

                      But your sweet reticence always comes through Cat

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                    • Lawless

                      eddy is taking a rest I see. I enjoy this side of you equally. Love and hate swirling together in our complicated minds. You could be my sister.

                      • Candlewitch

                        dear James Michael,

                        I would be proud to have you as a brother :)

                        *hugs, Cat

                      • malubotelho

                        Beautiful congregation of words. A pleasure to read.

                        • Candlewitch

                          thank you malu!

                          *hugs, Cat

                        • FredPeyer

                          I am sure every one of us would love to be engraved on somebody's book of life. Great poem, Cat!

                          • Candlewitch

                            yes Fred, every one of us! thank you!

                            *hugs, Cat

                          • Goldfinch60

                            Wonderfully emotive write.

                            • Candlewitch

                              thank you, Goldfinch!

                              *hugs, Cat

                            • Night Owl

                              Your title just drew me in-- excellent! Your craft with words takes me to another time and place...

                              • Candlewitch

                                dear Night Owl,

                                I am most pleased to have my words be your mode of transportation :)

                                *hugs, Cat



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