Now Finished Poem

Wondering if it’s an omen, finding the box in the attic today?
A treasure trove of memories into our lives
This piece of paper upon which I started to write a poem
I remember at the time I could write no more as I grieved

Missing you as each day goes by and wishing you were here
I know you are in the ever loving arms of our Lord
The Lord sent you down as an angel on loan to us
You were called home dear and we were not ready

I know we will one day be together again
Waiting for the day we will be called home also
Now the poem I started to write to you is finished
Our time together will come again my daughter and 
never end

Written by: Carol Brown
 For The "Treasure Trove" contest of Linda-Marie
1st Place Winner

Copyright © | Year Posted 2012

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Date: 6/12/2012 5:17:00 PM
hey friend, thanks for always, always supporting my efforts here. Just wanted to see what you've been writing as time is limited for me, take good care, and hey good one here! Thanks again, Love, Cindy
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Date: 6/7/2012 5:40:00 PM
A beautiful ode. Huggs TLee
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Date: 3/30/2012 11:07:00 AM
Such a tender write Carol we can all feel our own losses reading this. Light & Love
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Date: 3/20/2012 9:40:00 PM
congratulations on your winning Carol, truly beautiful heartfelt poem.
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Date: 3/16/2012 8:50:00 AM
Carol, your poem touched me so.. to have finished your poem for your daughter in such beautiful lines. A very well deserved win, love always...
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Date: 3/16/2012 12:38:00 AM
Congratulations, Carol, on your win. Very touching poem. Love, Maureen
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Date: 3/15/2012 11:49:00 PM
I am pleased you got the top place with this sensitive piece Carol; also my condolances on the loss you still feel,,yours Joe..)
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Date: 3/15/2012 11:55:00 AM
Thank you all for your comments and congrats. Love, Carol
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Date: 3/14/2012 8:11:00 PM
Hello carol, congratulations, your the best. love, leila
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Date: 3/14/2012 3:26:00 PM
This is lovely and I know the feeling. I am glad you could finally finish the poem. Love, Joyce
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Date: 3/14/2012 11:17:00 AM
a wonderful write that moves me so, carol.. big congrats on your win and thanks loads for appreciating my CAR poem for your recently concluded contest.. :) all my huggs!
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Date: 3/14/2012 10:10:00 AM
very touching poem... congrats on the top placement in the contest Carol.........~sashi
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Date: 3/14/2012 9:29:00 AM
Congrats, Carol. Outstanding well written well deserved 1st Place. Very touching. Great job, my friend. luv and hugs, Ralph
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Date: 3/14/2012 5:26:00 AM
congrats Carol, this is so beautiful, such feeling here, harry
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Date: 3/14/2012 3:52:00 AM
Send you a congrats for you win. - oxox Anne-Lise
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Date: 3/13/2012 11:57:00 PM
Carol, this is a poignant one, for wanting to be again with your daughter. What a great title for it. A poem now finished for her! Congratulations on your BIG and well deserved win.
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Date: 3/13/2012 8:33:00 PM
congrats Carol on sweet first place win for this deeply touching entry luv.. thankxx for supporting..
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Date: 3/13/2012 5:36:00 PM
Very emotive and expressive work..Reads like a winner for the contest..Good luck..I can feel your pain and longing...Thanks for letting me know that I placed in the contest..Sara
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Date: 3/13/2012 5:06:00 PM
Angel do stay a short time with us, we really feel their loss, after they go:(
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Date: 3/13/2012 2:52:00 PM
Lovely write indeed, Carol
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Date: 3/13/2012 9:03:00 AM wrote from the deepest parts of your soul in this poem and I love how transparently beautiful you are, mom! Yes, one day you two will be reunited and it will be beyond your greatest dreams ever imagined. I too await for that eternal moment when I will see my folks again. Good luck in this contest. ps...thanks for my placement in your car limerick contest..had a lot of fun travelin' down memory lane in that ole clunker. ha ha. LOve, Gwendolen
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Date: 3/13/2012 7:26:00 AM
Carol this poem really speaks to my heart for me you only have to reverse the mother and daughter parts and you are uttering from my own broken heart, a spectacular entry for the contest sure to shine. And thank you, thank you for my placement in your First Car Contest, that was tons of fun.
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Date: 3/13/2012 5:52:00 AM
good luck in contest very cool theme to go with
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Date: 3/13/2012 1:21:00 AM
What I love about your piece is the precious memories as you have unearth that poem... and now found the courage to finish it. Good luck in the contest Carol. It is always a pleasure to have you around. Love Dalila
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Date: 3/12/2012 3:45:00 PM
ohh, so poignant yet immersed in the beauty of your soul, carol.. winning wishes and huggs! :)
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