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Eternal Breath

A wall of chill and bleak desire
are all that's left me now.
But wait, I feel you in me here
within my heart somehow.

This feeling deep inside my soul
is more than I can bear.
The loss of you just took me down
a dark and twisted stair.

As I tread water in my life
to keep from going under
those precious pieces of your heart
are a litany of wonder.

Now velvet breath upon my cheek
from heaven's grace above
does speak to me and lets me know
I never lost your love.

written by Deb Wilson 11/8/2013
for Gail's contest "Eternal Breath"

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  1. Date: 11/30/2013 8:04:00 AM
    Simply lovely. What a wonderful poem. Congrats on your win.

  1. Date: 11/27/2013 4:02:00 AM
    another beauty from you debs, many congrats on your top spot xx

  1. Date: 11/26/2013 9:29:00 PM
    Congrats on your win, Deb

  1. Date: 11/26/2013 8:07:00 PM
    I tread water in my life..what an amazing line..and poem..congratulations on your win..

  1. Date: 11/26/2013 5:22:00 PM
    Hello Deb, , that is awesome how everyone got a first place... Now that's a fun loving way of saying. Back Off all you haters, it's my contest and I do and enjoy what I want. Love Gail, for that.... Every poem I read was beautiful so far.... ~Hugs & Congratulations with your "Eternal Breath" awesome win... Always ~ LINDA

  1. Date: 11/26/2013 2:37:00 PM
    - Eternal Breath Contest: Sponsored by: Gail Angel Doyle - A contest that was at least for me a deep theme. - CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR WINNING POEM, VERY SKILLED WRITTEN!! - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 11/10/2013 6:55:00 AM
    deep beautifully drawn piece

  1. Date: 11/10/2013 1:41:00 AM
    good luck in the contest. Cindy

  1. Date: 11/9/2013 8:21:00 PM
    Deb, this is an excellent write! It should do very well in the contest. Great work! Love, Kim

  1. Date: 11/9/2013 3:13:00 PM
    This is a wonderful poem, Deb; it flows beautifully. Best wishes in the contest :) Many thanks for visiting my poems.