Posted on March 19, 2014 Updated on April 3, 2014
on an empty canvas
what could it be
in words so few?
ah! a splash
from a paintbrush
dipped, in the shades of you
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Such a beautiful simile of love. We can all see truth here. I love this poem XD
What a beautiful way to represent the effects others have on our souls. You have an amazing way with words!
I love your poetry!
Thank you Maria, means a lot coming from an amazing writer as you! ❤
Thank youuu Noora 🙂 xx
much appreciated Angela, thank you ❤
Life fills its colours while living fulfills its call through+true us, God Bless
Perfect and perfecter. Well done.
Thanks a lot Mike, appreciate your kind words 🙂
Reblogged this on High in the Woods and commented:
I read this to my Lady Wolf. She howled. You captured a beautiful time in space that will live forever.
Thank you for this poem. A favourite.
May I reblog?
I’m thrilled to hear that Lady Wolf got to hear it and enjoy it! And thanks a lot Marcus, it really means a lot to me 🙂 Please feel free to reblog!
Lovely words and a gorgeous painting! Wow talented!!!
Aparna, thank you so much for your kind words 🙂
The painting is not mine though, I looked up but couldn’t find the artist 😐
I like them short and sweet like that. Emily Dickenson where are you?
Ah you’re extremely kind! I look upto her 🙂 Thank you for stopping by, appreciate it!
Thank you for this post. How very, very beautiful! I think it is indeed just a few words that constitute our essence. All the rest may fall away.
All good wishes,
Thank you dearest Robert, I am happy to hear that 🙂 And I can’t agree more, you put it so well. Hope all is good on your end, my best wishes always!
Very lovely Himani. And the artwork looks like it was made from your words. So simple but shows extraordinary depth. Thank you. Namaste
I am happy to hear that this resonated with you, Mark 🙂 Thank you for your very kind words! Be blessed, Namaste
Wonderful, as always 🙂
always so kind! thank you dear Richard 🙂
Thanks a lot Joe, appreciate that 🙂
thank you so much Shaidi! ❤
This is lovely!
Thanks a lot E 🙂
Oh, I became so happy when I saw another poem by you in my inbox! Two in one day! Yaaay! 🙂 Your imagery here is just extraordinary! I love that “dipped in the shades of you”. Oh, so gorgeous! I got associations to: “God has created us in His image”, to me that means that God is Love and we are reflections of Love 🙂 So we are “dipped in the shade of” Love! 🙂
Your name always puts a huge smile on my face Line :)) thank you so much for your kind words! I totally agree, in fact that thought came to my mind too after. We indeed are impressions of the Beloved, born out of love 🙂 appreciate you stopping by..stay blessed and amazing!
This is really beautiful. I wish I had thought of it.
Haddy ❤ thank you so much, I love your space!
You’re welcome. I love the pictures you post with your poetry, too.
I would love to paint you…
ummm. I’m flattered but it’s not something I would ever do..but thank you.
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