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Birthday Girl

Am I being too bold?
To say Lordy! You’re OLD

Old enough to grow
Old enough to know
Old enough to show
Old enough to sow
Old enough to flow
Old enough to glow…

Glowing as you are
Glowing as a star
that sparkles so bright
at the speed of light…

***Written for a very special and unique lady to celebrate her upcoming birthday
(Oh well, what the hell…It’s for her contest too)

Copyright © Tim Ryerson

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  1. Date: 10/12/2013 11:24:00 AM
    Congrats on your win honoring PD.Sara

  1. Date: 10/10/2013 2:21:00 PM cool as only you can do! Congratulations Tim...

  1. Date: 10/9/2013 10:04:00 PM
    Congrats on the first place win in the contest, Tim

  1. Date: 10/9/2013 11:23:00 AM
    Nice poem for the birthday girl.Congratulation on your 1st on her heart

  1. Date: 10/9/2013 2:34:00 AM
    Nicely said Tim, Linda's birthday is the same day as mine , Oct 7th ;}

  1. Date: 10/8/2013 7:34:00 PM
    sweet lovely write... Tim, CONGRATS! sweet win................... SKAT

  1. Date: 10/8/2013 7:17:00 AM
    Hello Tim ... 28, first place!! ... certainly hard to choose .... all very friendly and caring, to the B-day girl Linda!! - CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR FIRST PLACE! - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 10/7/2013 9:27:00 PM
    Thank you ever so much for this dedication... .. TIM;) Thank you for the awesome birthday poem and dedication. SMILES with love. God Bless <3 always & forever ** LINDA

  1. Date: 10/5/2013 1:09:00 PM
    A beautiful tribute from my one fave poet to another fave poet of mine. Nice one, Tim. I'm sure you'll do well in the contest. Licia :-)

  1. Date: 10/3/2013 6:55:00 PM
    We are all old enough to grow and grow and grow some more!! :) ps..........thanks my fellow operatic friend, for guiding me to Aretha Franklin's rendition of Nessun!!!!!! Who would have thought that a soul singing diva could dish that amazing piece like that........substituting for Pavarotti, no less!! I had never seen that video.......I loved it.......thanks Tim.....not many share the love of opera.....see what they are missing???????????? lol !!!

  1. Date: 10/2/2013 5:49:00 PM
    Tim, you are so sweet.... thank you ...Linda

  1. Date: 10/2/2013 3:20:00 PM
    I think i know who this special lady is : ) Such a beautiful dedication from a sinciere heart..That s what i love about your poetry..It feels so real..Ezcellent! Tnks for your amazing comment on my last post and more..You are so kind Tim : ) Always Cheer cup