Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

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#93 Poetry In Motion These Hands - Poem by Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

These hands hold small bowls
Of muted laughter
Rising with soft edges
Against the sky




August 12,2008


Comments about #93 Poetry In Motion These Hands by Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

  • Michael Gale (3/24/2019 10:54:00 PM)

    NICE, VERY, VERY NICE, FOR SURE! ! ! (Report)Reply

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  • Adeline Foster (5/25/2016 4:40:00 PM)

    Almost a Haiku, still well done. Read mine - To Lander -
    Adeline
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  • Howard The Motivational Poet Simon (6/16/2015 4:25:00 AM)

    Short but significant my friend! (Report)Reply

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  • Elena Sandu (4/21/2015 7:54:00 PM)

    Wow! Masterful pen, filling such a little space with words to overflow entire world with smiles! Lovely read! (Report)Reply

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  • (8/15/2008 4:59:00 PM)

    wow such a short poem with a powerful message. very creative. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, August 15, 2008

Poem Edited: Tuesday, August 19, 2008


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