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The Lure of Lavender

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The Lure of Lavender

As I stand alone 
     in reverie
A lavender sky 
     envelopes me.
Trees whisper in calls 
     with quiet breath
To mark the time 
     of indigo's death.

The crisp scent of spring 
     refines the air
As dawn graces twilight 
     with colors rare.
Still lake reflections 
     in morning light
Share an aura 
     with alluring sight.

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  1. Date: 2/2/2015 10:38:00 AM
    Hi Connie...delving in your past poems! Found this beautiful one adorned with lovely imagery; it flows musically. I am fortunate to be partaking of this alluring offering! #7 All the best. // paul

    Marcum Wong Avatar Connie Marcum Wong
    Date: 2/2/2015 10:46:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Paul. You don't often see a lavender sky, but when you do it is breathtaking. Hugs, Connie
  1. Date: 10/24/2014 11:52:00 AM
    I needed to bathe in words such as these this cool October morning, they remind me Connie, that another Spring will soon arrive, as we wait at the gate, between here and there, we'll have to take good care, thanks for sharing Connie, one of your old gems, but a goodie xxx

  1. Date: 10/7/2014 8:09:00 PM
    Connie, I have been spending some time this evening just walking with your soul...such lovely company. Thanks for your visits and refreshing comments. I am always so happy to see you on my doorstep.

    Marcum Wong Avatar Connie Marcum Wong
    Date: 10/7/2014 8:46:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    What a lovely comment you have given me Faye. I adore reading your talented poetry always. Thank you dear friend. Blessings, Connie
  1. Date: 9/8/2013 6:20:00 AM
    EXCELLENT PIECE BEAUTIFUL

  1. Date: 4/1/2013 10:49:00 PM
    Gorgeous images Connie: It is in essence, alluring. love, SuZ

  1. Date: 6/15/2012 12:05:00 PM
    Lovely language and imagery! A finely crafted piece with marvelous flow and rhyming. Well done, Connie!! Best wishes, Keith

  1. Date: 4/5/2012 7:25:00 AM
    Connie ...wow!!congrats on the win!!!!!!!!!!!!!~sashi

  1. Date: 4/5/2012 6:04:00 AM
    A belated congratulations to you for your win in Paula's "Allure" contest Connie. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 4/4/2012 11:45:00 PM
    Way to go with your marvelous win, Connie.

  1. Date: 4/4/2012 12:49:00 AM
    Congratulations on your place Connie a lovely poem xx

  1. Date: 4/3/2012 11:47:00 PM
    This is lovely I am glad to see you in the winner's circle. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 3/31/2012 11:54:00 AM
    my, my, connie... splendid read, so descriptive and rich in such few words.. i am touched!..:) huggs!

  1. Date: 3/31/2012 5:38:00 AM
    Enjoyed reading this morn..My thoughts were going in the way of the plant and flower and I was surprised..Thanks for the visit to my work..Sara

  1. Date: 3/29/2012 1:29:00 PM
    Eloquent portrait of nature's ambiance.

  1. Date: 3/29/2012 10:10:00 AM
    a breathtaking write from a wonderful poetess and good friend ..how are u Connie? this piece carries one away on floating clouds of lavendar spices.. a fav color of mine too.. all is going well ..wishing u good luck if u entered in contest.. e mail me .. so we can chat luv..

  1. Date: 3/29/2012 8:21:00 AM
    Stunning piece of writing. Love this.

  1. Date: 3/28/2012 10:21:00 PM
    Just returning here to breathe in the splendor of lavender (my favorite color too)

  1. Date: 3/28/2012 4:10:00 PM
    Connie your poem is very alluring for sure, I love the words and the presentation, well done

  1. Date: 3/28/2012 3:18:00 PM
    Lovely smell of lavender...and a lovely poem Connie. - oxox Anne-Lise

  1. Date: 3/28/2012 3:14:00 PM
    Magnificent images, Connie. Iolanda sent me a photo of lavender fields and I couldn't believe how spectacular the colors were. You have painted "The Lure of Lavender" very well! Best wishes in the contest. Love, Carolyn

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