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Porchswings and Fireflies

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

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Porchswings and Fireflies

There will come a time
when this moment shall pass
and we will be alone
to enjoy what we missed
making up for the years we gave to others
will be first on our list

yes, the time will come
to sit on our porchswing
and watch the fireflies
light up the night sky with their glowing frames
saying i love you as i look into your eyes
and gently speak your name

As time passes on
the seasons change without much notice
but we don't mind
for we remain the same
in our world of porchswings and fireflies
nothing changes
except the seasons
they go unnoticed...

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  1. Date: 3/18/2013 1:24:00 PM
    Congrats on your win, Kurt! Love, Kim

  1. Date: 3/13/2013 8:16:00 PM
    Congrats, Kurt. Nice going. Ralph

  1. Date: 3/9/2013 7:39:00 PM
    Kurt. thank you for the nice and simple smile :-) "CONGRATULATIONS!" and goodnight xox...PD

  1. Date: 11/30/2011 10:39:00 AM
    Congratulations on your win in P. D.'s "first love poem (on the soup)" contest Kurt. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 11/29/2011 8:47:00 AM
    This poem is as comfortable as an old slipper. Love it Kurt. Congratulations

  1. Date: 11/28/2011 11:15:00 PM
    Kurt, this is one of my favorites on that winner's list. I'd put it higher. It is a very well written poem with a loveliness about it that is eternal as the couple's love.

  1. Date: 11/28/2011 10:07:00 PM
    K.K,,.. Congratulations on your wonderful win, IN MY "first love poem on the soup" CONTEST* I would also like to thank you for the support. Take care, and have yourself a great night,. ;-) ~p.d.

    Kohls Avatar Kurt Kohls
    Date: 11/28/2011 10:15:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you.....KK
  1. Date: 9/24/2010 7:48:00 AM
    lovely entry, congrats on your win

  1. Date: 9/23/2010 11:56:00 AM
    Many congratulations Kurt on your win in Catie's lovely contest. I loved this piece when I read it first time round >> James

  1. Date: 9/23/2010 5:39:00 AM
    Congratulations Kurt for your win in Catie Lindsey's contest "Love Notes". Love, Carol

  1. Date: 9/22/2010 9:00:00 PM
    I really like this one a LOT, one of the very best!! congrats. Andrea

  1. Date: 9/22/2010 8:14:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win in the contest with this beautiful poem. Love Scarlett

  1. Date: 9/22/2010 2:17:00 PM
    Congratulations on this uper win in the contest, Kurt

  1. Date: 9/22/2010 1:56:00 PM
    Congrats Kurt on your big win in the Love Notes contest.. a wonderful write and win to enjoy with luv...

  1. Date: 8/7/2010 5:57:00 AM
    Delightful read Kurt, nice title also >> James

  1. Date: 6/23/2010 7:05:00 AM
    Beautiful write on change

  1. Date: 6/23/2010 2:55:00 AM
    beautiful....I love it,,,