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Echoes Of The Heart

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Echoes Of The Heart

Echoes Of The Heart

Those warm feelings that flow in my soul,
Reverberate throughout my body as a whole.

A small knot swells up inside my throat,
As I swallow hard that I don't choke.

I feel tremors from my head to my toes,
Feeling them bounce all around like echoes.

The excitement swells up from deep down inside.
When I hear your voice I get so tongue tied.

I often think of many different things,
What holds us together is not just strings.

In this world there's tons of things built,
You have patched me together like an old quilt.

When you are away I feel distant and alone,
When I see you, my heart rings like a phone.

This joy that I can only feel from you,
Holds my soul together like the strongest glue.

I miss you so much when we're so far apart.
Shudders run through me with Echoes of The Heart.

-For Gail's Echoes Of The Heart Contest

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  1. Date: 4/17/2014 8:41:00 AM
    Aww dang son you got it bad huh?...;) This is really very sweet and beautiful Donald my friend. Loved it! Big country hugs and smiles to you today my friend. :)

    Williams Avatar Donald Williams
    Date: 4/17/2014 8:50:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Well thank you again Mary LOL it's wonderful to hear that. I try to mix up my poems sometimes to reflect different emotions or ideas. Looking forward to reading more comments :)
  1. Date: 4/5/2013 5:03:00 PM
    Congrats on your great win..Way to go..Sara

  1. Date: 4/5/2013 10:31:00 AM
    congrats on your winning place Donald xx

  1. Date: 4/4/2013 5:01:00 PM
    Congrats on a great poem and win...Donna

  1. Date: 4/4/2013 4:27:00 PM
    Dear Donald, Hope this finds YOU and YOURS Healthy and High in the Spirit. Just confirming my previous Congratulations. I hoped to be the first but I see Mohammad Yamin also saw YOUR Winning writing style Superb PEN. With LOVE ALWAYS and FOREVER YOUR Eternal Liege...Harry

  1. Date: 4/4/2013 3:01:00 PM
    Hello *<3 Congratulations with your wonderful and lovely poem. Sending small simple smiles all over the soup. Love-Linda

  1. Date: 4/3/2013 2:56:00 PM
    well done Donald ...Seren

  1. Date: 4/3/2013 9:30:00 AM
    Love this. Congrats! :)

  1. Date: 4/3/2013 6:12:00 AM
    Thank you all for such nice words of gratitude and congratulations for this poem. It means so much that these words are so appreciated. I am honored and humbled that this has won a place in such a wonderful contest for us all to enjoy. There were some great writings entered in this one.

  1. Date: 4/2/2013 6:17:00 PM
    Congrats, Don. Well done. Nice going. Ralph

  1. Date: 4/2/2013 4:38:00 PM
    Very nice Donald. The men ruled in this contest. congratulations. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 4/2/2013 3:35:00 PM
    Your a passionate man, and you've succeeded in bringing out the best, congrats xxx

  1. Date: 4/1/2013 11:35:00 PM
    like this one. You are welcome to ps~

  1. Date: 3/31/2013 5:30:00 PM
    wow, this poem is so soothing and warm, even the dead would wake and have hope that there's someone waiting somewhere. You are talented indeed. Keep up the good work.

  1. Date: 3/31/2013 12:06:00 AM
    Lovely piece

  1. Date: 3/30/2013 8:17:00 PM
    An excellent couplet you've penned here my dear friend Donald! You're such a very talented poet as well! I love this so much and it's already a super winning piece for me. Thank you so much for sharing! Good luck and best wishes always! Happy Easter! love and hugs, Leonora

  1. Date: 3/30/2013 2:27:00 PM
    I reading your poetry I look forward to more of your poetry.

  1. Date: 3/30/2013 12:08:00 PM
    Lovely. Well done :)

  1. Date: 3/30/2013 9:51:00 AM
    As Oprah would say, "That's a WOW WOW!"

    Sada Avatar Asmau Sada
    Date: 3/30/2013 4:28:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Lovely poem.I like your style of writing.You are highly Welcome Mr Donald William.
  1. Date: 3/29/2013 9:34:00 AM
    A very beautiful piece Donald and welcome to PS.

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