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Diamond Hearts

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Diamond Hearts

Soft like a pillow of cotton,
tactile like a rose against skin,
cherished like the most rarest silk;
many things create an image of
comfort.
Bright like stars in the midnight
sky,
hidden like the most precious
of jewels,
secret like the unspoken whispers
of humanity;
images of peace are untouched by
bloodstained ways.
Inert like stone,
strong like steel,
diamond hearts are forever created
but lost like melting snow in the
summer sun.

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  1. Date: 6/16/2013 5:23:00 PM

    Leighann, How are you this lovely evening? :-) Congratulations with having your awesome poem featured on the soups home page.... sending hugs. Hope you are enjoying this day with your family. always & forever *LINDA

  1. Date: 5/28/2011 5:19:00 PM

    A beautiful poem with many lovely lines, I adore it, and I am very excited to write for your new contest, Magic Words, thanks for the inspiration~~

  1. Date: 5/27/2011 8:25:00 AM

    congrats Leighann on an excellent contest so challenging and exciting.. congrats to the winners and special thankxx to u for choosing my entry for 10th place "Crushed Concerto".. it was a joy to create poetry for u luv..

  1. Date: 5/26/2011 4:13:00 PM

    lovely sentiments Leighann .. I would definitely include this piece in your publishing project .. will read more this weekend .. be safe and have fun..luv..

  1. Date: 5/26/2011 7:09:00 AM

    Thank you for sharing the heart of your poetry with us here at Poetrysoup. I enjoyed reading your fasinating poetry this morning and I look forward to reading more of your poetry Leighann. Love, Carol