Julie Dant

Rookie (August 7,1951 / Illinois)

Julie Dant Poems

1. Upon The Brink 10/9/2007
2. In The Aftermath 9/30/2008
3. Future Perfect 2/27/2009
4. In The Long Shadows 2/27/2009
5. The Endings Are The Worst 2/27/2009
6. To The Departed 10/12/2007
7. The Babe 10/12/2007
8. Across Orion Flow 5/5/2008
9. The Ravishment 7/31/2008
10. Wanting It All 8/23/2008
11. I Drank You 2/27/2009
12. Softly Winter Lies 5/5/2008
13. Wood And Stone Or Flesh And Bone 10/23/2007
14. Changes 10/5/2007
15. Solemn Relics 10/9/2007
16. White Letters On Green Green Grass 2/27/2009
17. Black Crows Of Winter 9/27/2007
18. Bright Tree 10/5/2007
19. A Sound Across The Water 10/9/2007
20. If Only I Could Go 10/12/2007
21. Was It You? 10/9/2007
Best Poem of Julie Dant

Was It You?

I thought I sensed your presence
In the sultry southern night
Was it you? Were you there?

Was the breeze I felt upon my cheek
Your breath as you breathed a sigh?
Was it you?

I thought I heard you murmer
Among the moss draped oaks
Were you there?

Were you walking right beside me
Along that dusty moonlit road?
Were you?

I thought you made me shiver
One more time with just your touch.
Did you?

I thought I felt the pressure
Of your fingers upon my lips.
Was that you?

I f I had reached out quick enough
Would ...

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A Sound Across The Water

As I stood upon the brink of life
And looked into the murky depths
I knew my soul would soon be lost
If I took just one more faltering step

And I longed so strongly for it
Nothing seemed to matter much
‘till I heard a swelling chorus
In the wind and I was touched

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