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You Are My Shining Star.

Updated on January 14, 2014

Oh yes as sure as the sunshine

Or as green as the meadow.

Come out and share with me

Our delight can only grow.

In my valley of flowers

With such a sweet scent.

The colours bright and vibrant

With one shimmering intent.

I smile fondly and recall.

Those daft and happy days.

So magnified and cherished

We enjoyed their ways.

That sprinkling of glitter

Down from heaven above.

So joyful is my vision

So eternal is our love.

As I carry out my chores

My heart will again sing.

So bright each horizon

Happy thoughts they bring.

So it's the end of an era

Just look back and remember .

How safe those happy thoughts

Ours to cherish forever.


The sounds of the sea

is music to my heartstrings

changing it's Tempo

with great softness and ease

Beginning in a sway, so Pianissimo

before working into an impressive Pianississimo !!

Slowly but surely

moving onwards to a Mezzo Forte

alternating to a rapid and powerful Fortissimo !!!!!!

Swelling and nearing the heavens above

way above ech heart and soul

exploding into an impressive Fortississimo !!

Those lifebuoys swaying to a tone

so Prestissimo

dancing a rhythm so suited to my heartstrings.

The sea's ebbing and flowing

magnetise and form each day

beginning with a Largo so slow

swelling to heights of Accelelrando !!!

Distant sounds intervening

so very gentle,

Rising, spraying happiness up to the heavens

in a burst of easy Moderato !!

The rock pools a-glistening

like numerous music notes


dancing so lively

to their own clear Forte.

Each fishing boats bobs up and down

caressing each wave


settle into a relaxing Adagio.

The waves gather their bewitching powers

beginning in a kindly Largetto

which swells to an impressive Adante.

Nearer they approach our shores

so clear

an Andante becoming a faster

Presto !!!


strengthening in awesome force


foam spraying





strongly and surely

approaches faster,faster into a Molto !!

Before finally

exploding into our shores

in a magnificent CRESCENDO!!!


Stars are a-winking

In the dark of the night

A kaleidoscope of hues

Such an awesome sight.


Dear heart

I'm filled with joy

There is so much beauty

In a cascade of shooting stars

Blossoming up to the heavens so high

Angels songs so heartfelt and beautiful

A spirit calls out to us all

Oh how I truly love

You have shown me

Dear heart.




Into the night

Such a glowing magic

Light up with that magnetic haze

Each dark crevice now a wondrous new world

My spirit dances to the tune

My heart soars up above

True mixtures of




Purples and deep pinks

To treasure and to cherish

Safe in our hearts.


A virginal glimpse

Such purity so serene

Thoughts oh so peaceful.


Music from the heart

Simply bathe in the glory

Wondrous bright new dawns.


The Serenity Prayer.

God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and wisdom to know the difference.


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    • Eiddwen profile imageAUTHOR


      5 years ago from Wales

      Thank you so much Deb.


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      Deb Hirt 

      5 years ago from Stillwater, OK

      Loved it, Eddy! Great work, as always.

    • Eiddwen profile imageAUTHOR


      5 years ago from Wales

      As always Dianna a pleasure to see you've called by.


    • Eiddwen profile imageAUTHOR


      5 years ago from Wales

      Thank you also Pamela.


    • Eiddwen profile imageAUTHOR


      5 years ago from Wales

      Thank you DAL. Have a wonderful day .


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      Dianna Mendez 

      5 years ago

      Very beautiful, as always!

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      Pamela Oglesby 

      6 years ago from Sunny Florida

      The poetry is so clever and beautiful. I love the way you used all the lovely pictures between some of your words. Voted up and beautiful!

    • D.A.L. profile image


      6 years ago from Lancashire north west England

      Another brilliant piece of work to add to my collection , featuring your magic. Images, beautiful, the words sincere and imaginatively blended together. Voted up,beautiful.

    • Eiddwen profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago from Wales





      Thank you one and all for these wonderful comments and I wish you a great weekend.


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      Jamie Lee Hamann 

      6 years ago from Reno NV

      Always inspiring and beautiful Eddy. Thank you. Jamie

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      Ann Carr 

      6 years ago from SW England

      A lovely succession of verse to lift the heart and beautiful illustrations. You impart happiness and contentment. Ann

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 

      6 years ago from Daytona Beach, Florida

      Voted up and awesome Incredible poetry and pictures. Fantastic. Passing this on.

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      6 years ago from Ottawa, Canada

      Beautiful hub, Eddy! I love the "Serenity Prayer". So simple, so true!

      Thank you for sharing your beautiful poetry... and as always I love your choice of music! I love choir music!

      Enjoy the rest of the week!

    • Eiddwen profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago from Wales
















      Thank you so much to you all for these wonderful comments.

      Always so greatly appreciated.

      Lots of love from Wales.


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      Patricia Scott 

      6 years ago from North Central Florida

      Your photos are amazing.

      You have just a gift for choosing the word that creates images that last for me after I have left the page. Keep on keeping on...and happy new year.

      Angels are on the way to you ps

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      Randi Benlulu 

      6 years ago from Mesa, AZ

      Wow, Eddy! You have outdone yourself with this one! Amazing! Up++, my friend!

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      Linda Crampton 

      6 years ago from British Columbia, Canada

      The imagery in your poetry is lovely, as always, Eddy! Thank you for sharing your beautiful ideas.

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      Ruby Jean Richert 

      6 years ago from Southern Illinois

      The serenity prayer is my favorite among many. Happy you included it at the end of your beautiful poetry. Your pictures are amazing. I downloaded the site to do that but i'm unsure of the technique, but one of these days i will experiment. Cheers my friend...

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      6 years ago from USA

      I was going to suggest exactly the same thing that Writer Fox recommended. Just how do you take nice photos and do what you do to them? Gorgeous!

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      Writer Fox 

      6 years ago from the wadi near the little river

      Another work of art! I wish you would write a Hub about how you create your beautiful images. Voted up.

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      Janet Giessl 

      6 years ago from Georgia country

      Awesome work. I especially love the poem with the musical terms. It's so special.

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      Marie Flint 

      6 years ago from Tawas City, Michigan USA

      Your work is very creative. You must spend hours on the photos, and the poetry is very nice. I especially like the way you've worked musical terms into the lines. Happy New Year!

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      Bronwen Scott-Branagan 

      6 years ago from Victoria, Australia

      Just beautiful, Eddy! Love the poems and the use of the musical terms like the rise and fall of the sea waves. I read it to the accompaniment of the video and it was a real joy.

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      6 years ago from Maryland

      This is such a great, bright, happy, free poem. I really like the way you write.

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      Brenda K Krupnow 

      6 years ago from Ravenden, AR

      The work was a little long, but still awesome. I loved the photos and the video!

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      The Examiner-1 

      6 years ago

      You have done it again Eiddwen. You taken a group of words and turned them into a beautiful poem.

      I tried to write poetry once and did not think that I could write or read it, but yours has changed my liking to read it. :-)


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      Bill Holland 

      6 years ago from Olympia, WA

      So very clever, Eddy! The orchestra metaphor is beautiful and flows towards a brilliant climax. You are so very talented my friend.



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      Eric Dierker 

      6 years ago from Spring Valley, CA. U.S.A.

      Wonderful Just a wonderful way to start my day -- thank you

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      DJ Anderson 

      6 years ago

      You have written a beautiful concerto to the rhythm of your

      love. A symphony of movements culminating in a climatic

      triumph of euphoria.


    • Eiddwen profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago from Wales

      As always your sincere and kind comments are so greatly appreciated. lots of love from Wales.


    • Eiddwen profile imageAUTHOR


      6 years ago from Wales

      Thank you so very much DDE.

      Enjoy your day.


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      Shauna L Bowling 

      6 years ago from Central Florida

      Beautiful, Eddy! Your photos with all the brilliant colors are stunning.

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      Devika Primić 

      6 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

      An extraordinary hub with such lovely photos and a great message you have created a happy feeling.


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