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Angel’s Voice

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Angel’s Voice

Spoken like an Angel 
From the mouth of a babe
Her words came to me so clearly
She had so much to say

“Behold, The Journey of Colors” she said, 
Pointing to her painting
She had no idea how much sense 
All of this was making

She pulled the brush across the canvas, 
With every little stroke 
Of beauty, life, and tragedy 
Her little voice spoke

She let me see through her eyes
The world of imagination
She brings me a great deal of hope 
In a world of stagnation

She speaks with words of wisdom 
That can not be her own
Knowledge and simplicity 
And how we’re not alone

I believe her words are spoken 
Not from voices in her head
But these are the voices 
Of God and Angels instead



Copyright © 2009   Lena “Lolita” Townsend


Dedicated to my Angel; my six year old daughter that inspires me to be a better person.

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  1. Date: 11/27/2009 4:53:00 PM
    A beautifully written tribute to your daughter Lolita. Best Wishes Always, William A Cleator

  1. Date: 11/23/2009 7:42:00 AM
    Very nice dedication to a child.

  1. Date: 4/6/2009 11:49:00 AM
    Awesome/Beautiful/Precious, :)

  1. Date: 4/2/2009 9:12:00 AM
    aww so beautiful lolita, how great for you and your precious daughter, my daughter has a great heart too, she has learning disabilities but she still manages to tell the world in her lttle poems how much she Loves God and Jesus, children are a Gift from God, I love this poem, so much dedication to your liile girl, God bless you from diane

  1. Date: 4/1/2009 8:51:00 PM
    I love the dedication as well as some of your poems I have read. Glad you like mine as well and wish you a God Bless in return.

  1. Date: 3/30/2009 1:07:00 PM
    Gorgeous and so honest.

  1. Date: 3/30/2009 12:39:00 AM
    Hauntingly beautiful psychoanalysis of our understanding of the wisdom children keep. Love

  1. Date: 3/29/2009 10:47:00 AM
    Beautiful tribute to your girl!! Its always "out of the mouths of babes" that does so inspire us! Thank you for commenting on L'Nass' birthday blog and if you'll give me your day and month I'll be happy to "sing" to you ... smile ...

  1. Date: 3/25/2009 11:42:00 AM
    ....wherein great bllessings of great wonders can be found and held by those whom take heed to the purites of their unimparied beaties....ny love to You and Your daighters always, john!:) wonderful write dear lady~colored within innocece and pretty!:)

  1. Date: 3/25/2009 11:35:00 AM
    Ahh yes! The wonders of the innicece deen through the eyes of the imaginary childs creative and uninpendid minds! Freem form the poisons of times dometimes/often tainted eperinces as they delve itno that tainted realties of the world which surrouds them....And yes, a parent and an adult can often be blessed by trying there best to see through uncondition eyes of acceptence and uncontional accepting loves!!? Wonderful poem of recognition dear Lena Townsend!....cont....

  1. Date: 3/24/2009 2:45:00 PM
    angel's voice,i bet your daughter takes after you,simplicity,i love the simplicity and knowledge of your child well described,the honesty of children gives us hope,wish we could be like them,the world would be heaven.

  1. Date: 3/24/2009 6:39:00 AM
    Lolita, I can really relate to your poem. What a beautiful picture you painted for us, of your daughter's love and your love for her, illustrated in your every word. Very lovely poem! Cynthia

  1. Date: 3/23/2009 12:07:00 PM
    And you have the best of all the inspirations, Lena. Great poem. Ruben.

  1. Date: 3/22/2009 4:10:00 PM
    Beautiful words Lolita! They really are a joy and fill our lives complete, Excellent work! Love, Robin

  1. Date: 3/22/2009 1:27:00 PM
    special descriptive lovely ! and thank you!

  1. Date: 3/22/2009 8:46:00 AM
    just writing to all that posted a congratulations on my poem its very nice of you all to take interest and i thank you a lot for you thoughts, hopefully you will hear more in the future, really appreciative!. thank you kyle

  1. Date: 3/22/2009 7:25:00 AM
    Through the eyes of a child....we could all be better people...they are wise, they are honest...they love without condition. A loving tribute, Lolita! ~ love, Carrie

  1. Date: 3/22/2009 6:53:00 AM
    A moving and brilliant tribute. Our children are wiser than we realize. How we learn from them. Love, Shar

  1. Date: 3/22/2009 1:49:00 AM
    yeah children are little angels,very relaxing nice poem ,God bless your child-charma

  1. Date: 3/22/2009 1:38:00 AM
    so inspirational.sweet write, lena. best regards to your daughter inspiring you.Sweet always. -tavip

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