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A Tropical Portrait

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A Tropical Portrait

                                                           canopy of blue
                                              adorned by white wispy clouds --
                                                          a heavenly day

                                                       palm tree sentinels
                                           watch ocean waves lap the shore --
                                                   white sand reveals shells

                                                        vibrant flora thrives
                                             shades of fuchsia, verdant green --
                                                          a paradise found

7/13/12 for Gail Doyle's "A Scenery of Your Choice,
                                       As an Artist" contest.

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  1. Date: 7/21/2012 11:07:00 AM
    Congrats on your win Kim,a very beautiful paradise is what I see when I read this... :o) One of those ~Aha~ moments you have given me... :o)

  1. Date: 7/20/2012 1:14:00 PM
    You have painted a lovely tropical paradise, Kim. Congrats on your win! Love and Blessings, Rhonda

  1. Date: 7/19/2012 1:00:00 PM
    congrats on your win Kim

  1. Date: 7/19/2012 12:24:00 PM
    congrats Kim on a glorious first place win for this amazing scene of gracious imagery luv..

  1. Date: 7/19/2012 11:38:00 AM
    well done Kim, I love each one..congrats. BG

  1. Date: 7/18/2012 11:17:00 PM
    It sounds like an awesome place to be. Congrats on your well deserved win.

  1. Date: 7/18/2012 4:45:00 PM
    Big Congrats on your win Kim!!! lovely...very lovely!!! :) love ya, deb...hope all is well with you...

  1. Date: 7/18/2012 4:16:00 PM
    ((()))Congrats on your winning work..Sara

  1. Date: 7/18/2012 10:50:00 AM
    Kim, congrats on your win, excellent..David

  1. Date: 7/18/2012 9:54:00 AM
    Beautifully done. Congratulations. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 7/18/2012 9:35:00 AM
    You have penned us a paradise Kim worthy of 1st place, love vie

  1. Date: 7/18/2012 9:23:00 AM
    Congratulations on your wonderful poetry placing in Gail's "Scenery"contest Kim. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 7/14/2012 12:09:00 PM
    Oh wow this is really beautiful Kim...reads like a sure winner...awesome...all three of'em!!!

  1. Date: 7/14/2012 11:20:00 AM
    The best to you in Gail's contest Kim. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 7/14/2012 10:22:00 AM
    A fine portrait of nature for sure, Kim!! Jag

  1. Date: 7/13/2012 5:47:00 PM
    Gorgeous picture you have painted in words. Love it!! Hugs Michael

  1. Date: 7/13/2012 5:45:00 PM
    Hi Kim - This is definitely where I would like to be now...your paradise! Beautiful strong imagery. - Gail

  1. Date: 7/13/2012 5:29:00 PM
    Nice triple helping of tropical haiku.

  1. Date: 7/13/2012 4:55:00 PM
    This is a wonderful paradise you have penned here Kim! I enjoyed your creativity you have shown so eloquently within this write! Your descriptions add a complete image in my mind, a beautiful sight! This is a spectacular poem! Great Work!!