Daleen Enslinstrydom

Rookie - 61 Points [Daleen EnslinStrydom] (25-02-1967 / Springs, South Africa)

Daleen Enslinstrydom Poems

241. Will They Remember? 6/9/2014
242. Winds Of Change 2/19/2013
243. Winds, Chilliness Brings A Feeling 10/23/2013
244. Winter 10/28/2013
245. With Begging Hands 3/5/2013
246. With The Breaking Dawn 12/30/2013
247. Words Written On Paper 8/21/2013
248. Yesterday’s Old Comfortable Coat 7/29/2013
249. You Are A Part Of My Forever Summer 8/13/2014
250. You Are More 8/1/2013
251. You Are My Resting Place 7/15/2013
252. You Are My Summer Sun 4/5/2013
253. Your Butterfly Kisses From Your Strawberry Lips 5/28/2013
254. Your Eyes 10/29/2013
255. Your Penned Words Do Inspire Me 6/5/2014
Best Poem of Daleen Enslinstrydom

Under The Shade Of The Big Old Oak Tree

Under the shade of the old oak tree Jafta sit
and his mind wanders back as he reflects on his life
while the sun sets in the west.
He is overcome with sorrow to braking point,
he knows his time is running out and that the sun
of his own life is also setting
and that there is no return.

Life was so much easier
when he was stile younger,
yesterday is gone
and it will never return.

His eyes are weary and he looks downhearted,
he does not even see his beloved grassland
and does wonder why life does have to hurt so much?
He gazes into ...

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When twilight falls
and shadows stretch like days without end
there is a place in the garden
where I come to rest

while the sun colours the sky
from blue to dove-grey,
the day draws to an end
and the sun changes to a glistening ball

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