Thursday, 15 May 2008

Your birthday





There is a crispness in the air.
How else would we know 
that these warm, clear days are bringing winter?

Mellow and sweet, 
liquid amber and bleeding heart begin to fall.

The weight of it all
pulls shut my eyes
and takes me to a time when I breathed you.










13 comments:

Cibele said...

(((((((((Hugs))))))))))))

Lori said...

Beautiful in so many ways.

Thinking of you and Maya today, B.

{{{hugs}}}

luna said...

thinking of you and maya during what I know is such a hard time.

Kami said...

The bittersweet of anniversaries.

I'm thinking of you.

Kami said...

Thank you for your recent comment on my blog. It didn't offend, it was beautiful.

The Town Criers said...

Thinking of you and Maya on her birthday.

tonya said...

You and Maya are in my thoughts.

CLC said...

Beautiful picture. Thinking of you and Maya.

Pamela Jeanne said...

I'm speechless.

Sending you strength and much love.

jodie38 said...

Haunting and beautiful poem - wishing you peace.

Found you through Stirrup Queens......

Thalia said...

remembering maya on her birthday, and thinking of you.

Rachel said...

Hugs. Thinking of you and Maya.

Emily (Apron Strings) said...

This is a little late, but letting you know that I was thinking of you and of Maya. This is beautiful poem ... thanks for sharing with us.