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A Picture A Moment (tanka)

Updated on February 28, 2013

There in a picture

Was a face I’d never seen

Staring back at me

Waiting for this one moment

When I could finally see


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      Karen Silverman 5 years ago

      kids grow up - right before our eyes..

      beautiful kids..

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      Ruby Jean Richert 5 years ago from Southern Illinois

      This is deep, I have to ponder this one..Cheers...

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      Deb Hirt 5 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      Sometimes one doesn't always "see" objectively.

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      Eiddwen 5 years ago from Wales

      Beautiful Martin;thanks for sharing.


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      DJ Anderson 5 years ago

      Mh, your words of mystery capture my curiosity.

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      Shauna L Bowling 5 years ago from Central Florida

      Sometimes we never really see who we are. Intriguing poem, Martin.

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      kjforce 5 years ago from Florida


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      Joanne M Olivieri 5 years ago

      As always, fantastically creative. Voted up!

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      Jackie Lynnley 5 years ago from The Beautiful South

      They certainly look like siblings. Beautiful ones.

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      Bill Holland 5 years ago from Olympia, WA

      Beautiful words my friend. Are those your kids?

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      Faith Reaper 5 years ago from southern USA

      Awesome! Lovely picture.

      Voted up ++ and sharing

      God bless, Faith Reaper