Sunday, January 30, 2011

Freedom of the Sands

30 January 2011


Do not bring your weight

to bear upon me

nor dig your soul

into the fibers of who I am

If you allow me the

freedom of the sands

then I shall rise to you

and together

we shall walk

step by step

as one

10 comments:

  1. A light and beautiful image of the love of a lifetime. =)

    Cheers.

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  2. Great wordplay in the beginning, and the lines lead to a great resolution emphasizing the moving aspect of the walk—yet more so a journey of two people. Excellent challenge response, David.

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  3. nice...the freedom of the sand giving me room to respond to you...tight write.

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  4. If you allow me the
    freedom of the sands
    then I shall rise to you...this really spoke to me..beautiful words david

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  5. If you allow me the

    freedom of the sands

    these two lines and the movement into the close of this poem...wonderful...the journey of two coming together...

    This is a fantastic response..I dig it!

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  6. great humble invitations. the sands definately are as free as the wind. some people dig their souls into us univited....actually I have done that way too many times without being invited. This made me pause for self reflection. Hmmmm. Godd response to the prompt.

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  7. Simple, touching and memorable. Lovely take on the photograph x

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  8. Humbling words, fantastic take on this prompt... together you shall walk.

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