Juan Olivarez

Silver Star - 3,722 Points (september 12 / nyssa oregon)

Kiss In The Wind - Poem by Juan Olivarez

Blowing in the wind,
I once caught a kiss.
To me it was sent,
So I couldn't miss.

I reached way up high,
And held it close to my heart.
Before it could fly,
Through the air like a dart.

I brought it to my lips,
And your essence I breathed.
Held on my fingertips,
As my soul fairly seethed.

I locked it away,
Inside of my breast.
And there it will stay,
Till they lay me to rest.

8/10/10 Alton Texas

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  • (12/18/2010 2:03:00 PM)

    So poignant with brevity, economy of words-the imagery grabs me
    a 10-Joe
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Poem Edited: Wednesday, August 11, 2010

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