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zgkluckman
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0 posted 03-20-2000 09:41 PM       View Profile for zgkluckman   Email zgkluckman   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for zgkluckman


     I hope you all won't mind,but i love sharing poetry.Anyway,here goes.

             Beauty
  
      A moment spent
        Basking in spring dawns
     A moment taken
        Holding a white rose
          to breathe of it's perfume
      These perfect moments of creation
         Have no comparison
      Still i find in the instant of a breath
             These are not as beautiful to me
        Nor slight chill of winter scenes
      A night spent in contemplation
        That hillside dance of cadence
          In which the stars indulge
       The perfect stillness of the breeze                In which a heartbeat
          May capture the agelessness of trees           These hold not a candle                               To the strength of my love for thee                     These are not as beautiful to me
       The silent whisper of the wings                  As a butterfly sips upon the nectar                  The ambrosia                                          of an elegant lily                                     the sweet night spawned fragrance                As the jasmine celebrates                             The eloquence of life and silence                The multitude of beauties
         the innumerable moments of perfection
            These are not as beautiful to me

      For that moment of your love                          When our eyes might meet                           That briefly glimpsed sight
         When words have no need                          These are moments of rebirth                          And there is no comparison                         That the smile upon your waking                       Cannot wipe away                                  For your every breath in life                          Is perfection in my eyes  

          Zach K.        

    I hope i don't seem rude posting so soon.I just can't help myself.Hope you like it.  
© Copyright 2000 zgkluckman - All Rights Reserved
Nan
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1 posted 03-20-2000 09:51 PM       View Profile for Nan   Email Nan   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to visit Nan's Home Page   View IP for Nan

Welcome to Passions, Zachary..

Let me understand you now - You've come to this forum where we share poetry, and asked if we mind if you share your poetry??..  Umm.. I do think it's all right with us..

This is a pretty good entree, as well.. Check your email for a special greeting..

Nice to have you here, Zach..
Denise
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2 posted 03-20-2000 09:54 PM       View Profile for Denise   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Denise

Welcome to Passions, Zach! Your poem is beautiful!

Denise
Butterflies_dont_cry
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3 posted 03-20-2000 11:10 PM       View Profile for Butterflies_dont_cry   Email Butterflies_dont_cry   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Butterflies_dont_cry

A heartfelt "WELCOME"

This was a beautiful piece to start off with.  I hope to read more of your work in the near future.  


 Whatever strength I add to myself becomes my greatest weakness, while whatever weakness I'll consciously endure will be replaced with a strength that is not my own.
G. Finley

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4 posted 03-21-2000 08:55 AM       View Profile for Cerenity   Email Cerenity   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Cerenity

Hi Zach,

This is wonderful, I look forward to more of your poems.

WELCOME TO PASSIONS

Cerenity
hoot_owl_rn
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5 posted 03-21-2000 10:48 AM       View Profile for hoot_owl_rn   Email hoot_owl_rn   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to visit hoot_owl_rn's Home Page   View IP for hoot_owl_rn

Nicely done, welcome to passions, I'll be looking forward to more  
Corinne
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6 posted 03-21-2000 11:28 AM       View Profile for Corinne   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Corinne

Lovely zach, and welcome to passions!

As an aside, this formatting doesn't all for getting too fancy on layout, as you probably know by now.  (S)

Corinne
Seymour Tabin
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7 posted 03-21-2000 11:57 AM       View Profile for Seymour Tabin   Email Seymour Tabin   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for Seymour Tabin

Zach,
Welcome and you placed some very good lines.
Enjoyed
MyPenNameIsSam
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8 posted 03-21-2000 02:05 PM       View Profile for MyPenNameIsSam   Email MyPenNameIsSam   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for MyPenNameIsSam

This is beautiful    Wonderful wording... I loved "the silent whisper of the wings".   Great job!  And welcome to Passions!   Hope you like it here!
-molly aka sam

 Fleeting World
"Thus shall ye think of all this fleeting world:
A star at dawn, a bubble in a stream;
A flash of lightning in a summer cloud,
A flickering lamp, a phantom, and a dream."
-from the Diamond Sutra, translated by : A. F. Price -- found in Teachings of The Buddha, edited by Jack Kornfield


A Romantic Heart
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9 posted 03-21-2000 03:57 PM       View Profile for A Romantic Heart   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems  View IP for A Romantic Heart

Welcome to passions! Beauty is a beautiful poem! beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and I behold this poem as beautiful!!!!

 "Love is not love
Which alters when it alteration finds,
Or bends with the remover to remove.
O,no! it is an ever-fixed mark....William Shakespeare

tracie66
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10 posted 03-22-2000 03:56 AM       View Profile for tracie66   Email tracie66   Edit/Delete Message      Find Poems   Click to visit tracie66's Home Page   View IP for tracie66

Welcome to passions
This was devine and I liked the way you presented it.
Looking forward to reading more of your work

tracie


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Anne Rooks
 
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