What chapter are we at?

Sometimes I am numb,
Sometimes I am touched,
Sometimes I feel dead,
Sometimes I see hope.
Are you still here with me
in my youth, my breath, my silence, 
and those of our stubborn faith?

Sometimes I wonder what they see when
again probing and staring into my eyes?
For they are not the same anymore,
They are now hiding a muted secret:
The reminiscence of your last gaze.

Is this love?
But my existence is merely a beautiful mistake,
I thought I was only a passerby, not a settler...

Posted by:Annabel

Just a woman who writes her heart out, unapologeticallyโ€ฆโ€ฆ

29 replies on “A Beautiful Mistake

  1. The key to your heart, of love young and old, so precious and strong, unlock to behold. Your natural beauty, Annabel, is reflected in your poetry, through which I anticipate many more lovely chapters along your journey forward. Thank you for sharing your talent with us, my dear. โœ๐Ÿผโค๏ธ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ˜˜

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    1. Itโ€™s me who owe you much thanks, Phil! Your kind words are rivulets of fresh spring water that smooths the heart and its journey!๐Ÿ˜ƒ๐Ÿฅณ

      Sending positive vibes and a big hug!๐Ÿ˜ƒ

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  2. How each question powerfully echoes and how at each line, after each pause, I am moved by your poem. The last stanza an especially powerful finish.
    It is a gift to continue to witness and be moved by your beautiful words and life Annabel. ๐ŸŒป
    Wishing you well ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐ŸŒป๐ŸŒป

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    1. Iโ€™m delighted to hear from you, Nelson! Happy you liked this โ€˜not -so-positive โ€˜ little poem๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿคช. All the best wish to you and enjoy each moment, one breath at a time๐Ÿต๐Ÿฅณ๐ŸŒธ

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      1. As am I from you Annabel! And I am honoured to be moved by it, how it brings us here to connect and share with you in that moment ๐Ÿ™‡๐Ÿพโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐ŸŒป
        Thank you Annabel ๐Ÿฅณ๐Ÿ˜ƒโ˜•๐ŸŒป that I definitely shall, the perfect words to wake up to and breathe in the sunrise ๐Ÿ™‚

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  3. learning to feel alone, but accepting the truth I am not alone… it is in my breath, it is in my presence! How we feel is not always reflective of the truth…Your essence, Your passion, Your dance, Your poetry and the eyes that are dared to be looked into… The phases, the plans, and the patterns…receiving the answer and still finding a reason to ask the same question.

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    1. WOW! Thank you so much for the generous and kind words, my friend! ๐ŸŒธ๐Ÿฅณ๐Ÿ™You bring sunshine on a cloudy day! What a beautiful comment you gifted and I am grateful for you!๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ˜ƒ

      Have a restful and poetic weekend!๐Ÿต๐ŸŒธ๐Ÿฅณ

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