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Soul mates solace

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Soul mates solace

When my final shadows cling on desperately
Where I fight formidable battles
to merely hold the light
I send you loving vibrations
and soul sustenance
Deep from the cathedral
of one heart to another
where today no choirs sing
nor symphonies play
Yet it is here where we meet
in spiritual solace
here to surrender 
and exchange inestimable treasures
recollecting memories 
like unopened letters
Galaxies are stretched
over chronicles of shared history
Nebula birthing stars
will be exposed
in forth-coming conversations
bringing short-lived fulfillment to you
Hungry to feast
now will be the time
to approve your blood art vision
and with my own haunting surrender
as dappled shades ink stain your chest
I will reside with you and share, mesmerised 
pens - by branding
as this will be your written reams to me
your artist's pallet or brushed canvas
no need for words
and yet creating
mysterious magical moments
Bitter-sweet the music
that dances taut guitar strings
but now blood approved
please go kick your heel up
return to your laughter
and ride on the breeze
for not all are lost
change not
for I am with you always
to love, listen and comfort as one
with you in me and I in you
as masterpiece

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  1. Date: 1/9/2014 1:52:00 PM
    Hi Anna, Soul mates indeed, imaginatively expressed... especially love your closing lines... I'll be back to read one more - let's keep in touch... Regards Scott

    Docherty Avatar Anna-Marie Docherty
    Date: 1/10/2014 4:28:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks for your kindness of coming by to comment Scott. I will be back to read more of your own shortly! Looking forward to digging in there... Appreciate your message this morning - very kind of you and might just take you up on it some time! Kindest thoughts, Anna.
  1. Date: 11/20/2013 3:40:00 PM
    Anna, for some reason i love soul-mate poems than any other. The love that thrives through the hearts sets balanced when surrendering to the perfect mate. Lovely masterpiece you and your soulmate turned out to be...... ~LOVE ~SKAT

    Docherty Avatar Anna-Marie Docherty
    Date: 11/27/2013 7:29:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you for your kindness and coming by to comment. To be silent and listen to all the heart desires can bring it's own comforts, healing and peace...
  1. Date: 11/18/2013 4:19:00 PM
    Sometimes, I feel like poetry is my soul mate. It is always there to comfort me, and it takes away my sorrows. Poetry is my best friend! This is a beautiful, beautiful poem, Anna-Marie! I loved it!...You might like to read my poem titled, "We"...Thank you very much for the wonderful comments. I appreciate it!

    Docherty Avatar Anna-Marie Docherty
    Date: 11/20/2013 5:07:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you for your kind comment, of course I will check out your poem; good to see you again!
  1. Date: 11/17/2013 5:48:00 PM
    † I Do Agree With Her Ladies Below In That, Yes, Tis What A Novice As Myself Would Call Or Better Imagine, True Poetry Is Forever About; Heart And Soul! Hello, My Dear Old Friend From Across Her Pond ˜ While I Began Reading This Masterpiece To Be Favoured Her Verse; I Thought Of A Poster Which Blessed My Own Heart A Couple Of Months Back ˜ Two Precious Wavy Haired Cherubs A Boy Kissing Her Solemn Eyed Baby Girl Eyes Cast Towards I Believe Planet Earth ? Smile, It's All About Love: 'Bravo,' And, Happy Holidays ˜ Love John

    Docherty Avatar Anna-Marie Docherty
    Date: 11/18/2013 10:47:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Sometimes the jigsaw pieces just seem to be there in front of you and work as they fall to their poetic place... I taken to writing notes as i move through the day in hope that for lack of inspiration it might help with my writing when I'm able to sit and write for a short length of time... Sometimes I have to keep coming back to a piece... Thanks for your kindness, your image painted you saw sounds lovely. Seasonal greetings...
  1. Date: 11/17/2013 9:29:00 AM
    Wow! This is an incredible masterpiece my dear friend Anna-Marie. A very precious gems. Kudos to you! You write so well. I'll also fave this. Thank you so much for sharing your superb talent. Thank you so much as well for taking your time to read and comment on my simple poem. Have a wonderful day! love lots, Leonora

    Docherty Avatar Anna-Marie Docherty
    Date: 11/18/2013 10:42:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    You are too kind, sometimes simpler poems say more, I enjoyed my visit! Thanking you for yours... good to see you!
  1. Date: 10/18/2013 9:45:00 PM
    Hello Anna, beautifully written, a true masterpiece from your heart. this line says it all ----> nor symphonies play Yet it is here where we meet in spiritual solace <-------Wow... Just, wow. thanks for sharing, like Andrea, I think this poem deserves 2 thumbs up. I'm adding this on my favorite wall. always...LINDA

    Docherty Avatar Anna-Marie Docherty
    Date: 11/17/2013 6:01:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks Linda, really appreciated. I'm glad my break away has brought forth fresh inspiration... Seem to be going through a phase where pieces of the jigsaw are nicely falling into place! Good to see you here and so glad you enjoyed...
  1. Date: 10/17/2013 12:36:00 PM
    This is absolutely beautiful, it's a master piece in its' own right, love it Anne-Marie, xxx

    Docherty Avatar Anna-Marie Docherty
    Date: 10/17/2013 12:58:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you for such a lovely comment, good to see you here again...
  1. Date: 9/28/2013 8:37:00 AM
    In fact, I am going to fave this one!!

    Docherty Avatar Anna-Marie Docherty
    Date: 11/17/2013 5:58:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Smiles, and hugs x
  1. Date: 9/26/2013 9:52:00 PM
    wow, I think you put a lot of feeling into this one. Some great creative lines in here such as "deep from the cathedral of one heart to another." SO lovely.

    Docherty Avatar Anna-Marie Docherty
    Date: 9/27/2013 3:38:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thankyou Andrea, I did put alot of emotioninto this piece for I hope one day for it to have meaning to someone close, and give them the nod of approval (despite personal taste) in bringing this write to fruition. Glad you liked the turns of phrase chosen... Thanks for coming by to comment again.