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The Leaf

Too often we view nature from a distance
And although the full picture brings us pleasure
We neglect to venture close enough to see
That individual leaf that so fascinated us as children

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  1. Date: 4/12/2015 3:12:00 AM
    Craig, congratulations on your beautiful win... HUGS ~LINDA~

  1. Date: 4/5/2015 8:20:00 PM
    Our childhood innocence is not as lost as we might think... Very nicely written, Craig! Congrats on your win!

  1. Date: 6/23/2014 3:57:00 PM
    Tis So Very Quickly That The Awe Amid It All Simply, Fly's Away ~ I Guess When A Child Is Subjugated To Watching Joey's Body Bags In Black As White Being Ushered Away Day Upon Day; It's Easy To Lose The Magic In The Beauty Of What Once Was And, Will Again One Day Be ~ Congratulations Upon Your Feature....KLove *

  1. Date: 6/23/2014 10:29:00 AM
    True words. Congrats on the selection. daver

  1. Date: 3/20/2013 8:04:00 AM
    Nicely said Craig...Congrats on your win...Donna

  1. Date: 3/20/2013 4:56:00 AM
    Oh how true Craig. Nicely written. Congratulations on your win. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 3/19/2013 9:24:00 PM
    Craig, congratulations on your Free Verse win. And thankyou for your own comment.

  1. Date: 3/19/2013 10:28:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win friend Craig. have a blessed day always. Hugs, Maria

  1. Date: 3/19/2013 8:59:00 AM
    The magic of childhood is how everything is new, everything is yet unexplored and exciting. Too soon we become complacent and take all of nature for granted. This is a lovely reminder! Thanks for that!!

  1. Date: 3/19/2013 6:28:00 AM
    Well said and congrats, Craig!

  1. Date: 3/18/2013 6:48:00 PM
    Hola Craig Congratulations :-) with your nice and wonderful winning free verse poem~ Always & Forever* PD

  1. Date: 6/17/2012 6:22:00 PM
    so true..have you ever really stared at YOUR HAND what a marvel!!! and so like a tree leaf! You have been very kind to stop by my writes! I have missed your input! Light & Love

  1. Date: 6/17/2012 11:36:00 AM
    Excellent observation, Craig!! so true

  1. Date: 6/17/2012 11:27:00 AM
    As we hold it in our hands we see the tiny veins that hold it together, life is not a mystery at all when we take a closer look at nature, enjoyed your verse Craig, have a great Sunday hugs vie

  1. Date: 6/17/2012 10:20:00 AM
    nature is so beautiful .but seldom we could enjoy as most of us are busy always .nice concept .thank you for sharing .jk