I Welcome Myself Back

I welcome myself back to the lonely,

so lonely, this haven to my spring words,

here these letters stand so still, undeterred

by movement on this fresh fallen snow I see.

Such changes that bring a new perspective,

to finely throw the pieces away

to the pottery I made the other day,

to open wide my heart, to learn to give.

I am not the poet from yesterday,

the poet learning the ways of the child,

for now I must plan every moment,

understand the scripting of us at play,

create each second, to be calm and mild,

like morning harvest of the dew off mint.

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Venkatachari M 10 months ago from Hyderabad, India

Beautiful sonnet.

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Seafarer Mama 10 months ago from New England

Very lovely poetry, Jamie.

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Gypsy Rose Lee 10 months ago from Riga, Latvia

Most creative and wonderful poetry. Enjoyed.

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jhamann 10 months ago from Reno NV Author

Thank you all so much for stopping by for a read. Your visit is greatly appreciated. My life has been an interesting journey recently. Jamie

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Frank Atanacio 10 months ago from Shelton

you are in your element :) Frank

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jhamann 10 months ago from Reno NV Author

Thank you Frank. This comment brought a huge smile. I appreciate your support. Jamie

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