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Below is the poem entitled IMPERFECT which was written by poet Claire Bogdanos. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Somewhere I saw a smiling face
Somehow I can’t recall the place
And once I heard sweet laughter’s ring
Too late I learned a heart could sing.
I thought I grasped time’s fleeting hour
And bent its course unto my power
I knelt upon a meadow’s grass
And begged of God my fears would pass.
Once more I looked into the sky
With hope that faith would guard my eye
I prayed so hard and chance forgot
That some have peace and some have not.
I wished upon each falling star
To reach for love but not too far
I prayed that days would swiftly flee
And timeless grace might bide with me.
I wished so hard and then I saw
A clearer view much as before
Of all my flaws and then I knew
Mistakes I‘ve made as we all do.

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  1. Date: 1/18/2013 2:45:00 PM
    Your poetry has rhyme and rhythm, I enjoyed reading have a great evening xxx

    Bogdanos Avatar Claire Bogdanos
    Date: 1/30/2013 7:44:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you for the kind words!Love,Claire
  1. Date: 1/18/2013 1:32:00 PM
    Dear Clare your wondrous words PERFECTLY described in poetic form, overcoming the negativity of this problematic world POETESS laureate,WOW!

    Bogdanos Avatar Claire Bogdanos
    Date: 1/30/2013 7:45:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hi, thank you for your kindness!Love,Claire