Santita

Clarity

In the middle of the storm

She stood

The rain poured heavily

As the wind blew strongly

Not accounting for time

She remained still

The clouds cleared

The sun shone

It was in that moment

She knew

Nothing lasts forever

Comments22

  • Louis Gibbs

    A well portrayed epiphany, Santita. And a good morning to you!

    • Santita

      To you good morning, my friend, and good night for me:). Thank you for your kind words!

    • Michael Edwards

      I found the gentle yet enigmatic - great work Santita

      • Santita

        Thank you, Michael :).

      • UnspokenVoice92

        that's a double edged sword, but very true none the less. Brilliant.

        • Santita

          True. Thank you for your comments.

        • FredPeyer

          So true and so well said, Santi!
          Standing in that rain and wind, she needed a new hair makeover! Nothing lasts forever!

          • Santita

            LMAO! Thank you, Fred, for always bringing a laugh to my day!

            • Santita

              Fred, please check a Briansodes & Santita latest collaboration "Love Seasons" posted by Brian :).

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            • rrodriguez

              Clarity indeed after the storm... The realization that everything is ephemeral. Great write!

              • Santita

                Thank you, Roberto!

                • Santita

                  please check a Briansodes & Santita latest collaboration "Love Seasons" posted by Brian :).

                • Frank Prem

                  Nice work Santita. A great reflective moment.

                  • Santita

                    Many thanks, Frank!

                  • Goldfinch60

                    Very good and very true write. The light will always be there to find.

                    • Santita

                      Thank you, Goldie.

                      • Santita

                        please check a Briansodes & Santita latest collaboration "Love Seasons" posted by Brian :).

                      • BRIANSODES

                        Beautiful Epiphany SANTI ! I always say CARPE DIEM ~ because so often the Beautiful experiences we enjoy TODAY are sadly gone TOMORROW ! Besos y Abrazos por AHORA ~ BRIAN (El Mismo ~ Ayer ~ Ahora y Siempre !) XOXOX

                        • Santita

                          Gracias collaborator. *hugs*

                        • orchidee

                          A fine write Santita. Oh yes, as Fred says, it gave her a bad hair day! She needed to get indoors. Why she mucking about in that storm?! heehee.

                          • Santita

                            lol she was counting - it was a syllable storm!

                          • Mugsdaddy

                            Beautiful, I could see everything so clearly it gave me my own epiphany poetry as beautiful as yours will surely last forever.
                            Mugsdaddy

                            • Santita

                              Thank you, my dear. Always look forward to your visits :).

                              please check a Briansodes & Santita collaboration "Love Seasons" posted by Brian :).

                            • Diamond

                              A profound writing my friend. Resonates with my "Blinkered".

                              • Santita

                                This was the one of my "stream of consciousness", dear. So it is inspired by you in a way, so Thank you!

                                • Santita

                                  I will check "blinkered"

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                                • Antonio Valetoria

                                  This was very good...and a little sad. It reminded me of something my mother once said to me when i was 7.
                                  Beautiful work Santita

                                  • Santita

                                    Yes, it has a tinge of sadness. Thank you, AV.

                                    please check a Briansodes & Santita latest collaboration "Love Seasons" posted by Brian :).

                                    • Antonio Valetoria

                                      Will do

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                                    • WL Schuett

                                      Good poem , simple yet poignant

                                      • Santita

                                        Thanks, W!

                                      • YumnaKay

                                        Which is what makes me sad. Though this gives hope too regarding the negative things in life, same goes for the little good things too that we have...
                                        This brought a sigh. Very lovely penned, Santita. x

                                        • Santita

                                          It is exactly how you see it - hopeful and sad- for such is life. Thank you dear, you always get it :).

                                          • YumnaKay

                                            I try to understand always, glad I did this time too ;)
                                            You're welcome, lovely 😊💜

                                          • myself and me

                                            This storm is for good. During the storm, it is hard. When you see the sunshine, we know the bad is over and everything will be fine.
                                            Waiting for the sunshine moment to come.
                                            Wonderful writing.

                                            • Santita

                                              Thank you, M&M I enjoy reading your perspective on my writes.

                                            • Simple-Man87

                                              Very well said. Even our darkest hours, I should know, are only temporary. Thank you for sharing this beautiful bit.

                                              • Santita

                                                Thank you SM.

                                              • tepo

                                                you weathered the storm
                                                and came through the other side
                                                even if it took a while to quell
                                                great piece
                                                hope the sun lasts even longer
                                                ta

                                                • Santita

                                                  Thank you, my dear. I appreciate those words :).

                                                • MendedFences27

                                                  Brilliant. A gentle presentation of a life norm. You chose the stormy side of life, (more memorable?), and the glow that follows. Life is but a series of changes. No changes, no life. When the Sunshine fades into the tempest only the strong survive. Your work has captured my interest. I'll be reading more. - Phil A.

                                                  • Santita

                                                    Thank you, Phil, for such a thoughtful and generous comment! I look forward to reading your work as well. Thanks again - S

                                                  • JaneEVE

                                                    beautifu!

                                                    • Santita

                                                      Thank you, Jane

                                                    • dusk arising

                                                      In the storm, youre swept by waves of wind and rain, you run, mentally you run, but you're running on ice. The sunlight melts the ice of your willpower and you run, you run free. Maybe a positive spirit could last forever? Written like the storm has provided inner strength and now wisdom blossoms. You're good.

                                                    • dusk arising

                                                      In the storm, youre swept by waves of wind and rain, you run, mentally you run, but you're running on ice. The sunlight melts the ice of your willpower and you run, you run free. Maybe a positive spirit could last forever? Written like the storm has provided inner strength and now wisdom blossoms. You're good.

                                                      • Santita

                                                        I adore your responses, they are always so heartfelt (well some times they are hilarious), thank you, my sweet!

                                                      • malubotelho

                                                        Great write dear Santita and yes, nothing lasts forever and we never know when it is going to end. I'm back here and felling happy to read your poem. I'm not gone with the wind yet.

                                                        • Santita

                                                          I am happy you are back, lovely lady!



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