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A Summer Couplet

Connie Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve - Premium MemberPremium Member Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled A Summer Couplet which was written by poet Connie Gildersleeve. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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A Summer Couplet

Moonflowers are night-blooming dwellers,
perfect for night owls and late night strollers.

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  1. Date: 6/19/2013 6:53:00 AM
    I like it, well done

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve
    Date: 6/19/2013 2:42:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Richard for stopping by and leaving a lovely comment. Much appreciated. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 6/17/2013 11:51:00 PM
    Lovely words, My Bro in law had one of those plants, first and last time I have ever seen them. thanks for sharing..Connie

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve
    Date: 6/18/2013 3:36:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Peter thank you for the visit and comment. I grow them every summer. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 6/17/2013 7:15:00 PM
    Well done, Connie... Good luck in the contest.... Jake

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve
    Date: 6/18/2013 3:37:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you John for the visit and comment. Much appreciated. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 6/17/2013 3:41:00 PM
    extremely visual, beautiful poetry

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve
    Date: 6/18/2013 3:38:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Harry for your visit and comment. Much appreciated. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 6/16/2013 8:03:00 AM
    nicely penned Connie.....best wishes

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve
    Date: 6/16/2013 4:45:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Joseph. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 6/15/2013 7:45:00 PM
    I see you took in Robert's suggestion, this is a very nicely done write my friend! I really enjoyed reading this tremendous poem this evening! What a delightful and enlightening piece, Great Work!!

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve
    Date: 6/16/2013 4:50:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    When it comes to rhyming words my mind goes completely blank. Thanks to Robert's suggestion I have a pretty good poem. Russell I hope you had a grand Father's Day and thank you for stopping in and leaving a delightful comment. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 6/15/2013 5:57:00 PM
    You have a good idea for a couplet by describing moonflowers. The one questionable item you have is your word "ambler". The verb "amble" is defined as "to walk slowly and casually".. I have never heard of flowers walking; so I don't believe "ambler" is an appropriate word here. Perhaps "dwellers" would fit in your couplet better.

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve
    Date: 6/15/2013 6:32:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Robert thank you for the suggestion. Much appreciated. You are absolutely right my friend. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 6/15/2013 11:37:00 AM
    - Beautiful summer couplet, Connie! - Good luck in the contest! - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve
    Date: 6/15/2013 6:33:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Anne thank you for your visit and comment. It means a lot. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 6/15/2013 11:37:00 AM
    lovely couplet, my friend - a winner for sure

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve
    Date: 6/15/2013 6:34:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Jack thank you for the visit and comment. Much appreciated. Warm smiles, Connie