A single word or phrase; a gesture
Can trigger a feeling of wondrous rapture To be told that you’re worth more than the drifting sands That daily slip through your trembling hands
To be surrounded by so many appreciative people
Makes me want to shout from the highest steeple Words of thanks so loud you all know That for you, the ink will continue to flow
Every word on every page
Written for you, to last an age And all I ask, with humble pause Is your smiling face and gentle applause
My words are my gift to you, my friends
May they touch you in ways you can keep till the end Long may my poems continue to impart All the love that I feel deep within my heart. Fervent thoughts on Thankyou Innovative thoughts Words Focused thought on Writer
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ALL POEMS ©2015 DARREN SCANLON. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. * Words and music have always played a major role in my life. A life without being able to enjoy music and express in words would be, for me, empty and cold.I have been writing since age 16, some 30+ years now but have only recently started publishing my works. Since doing so in Dec 2013, I have published 4 novels and 5 volumes of poetry, (available on Amazon.co.uk).My words are my life. If they touch you in any way, if you are able to take something from them, then my work has achieved its goal and I am a happy man.Welcome to my world. Darren.
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