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Where Mind Soul And Pen, Often Dance And Play

Where Mind Soul And Pen, Often Dance And Play

In a sad blindness, one may yet find hope
Sweet romance is in truth a healing balm
What in Life, can we truly ever hold
True to Heart, an old poet's solemn vow?

Drowned in passionate depths of our deep love
Come to me Love, so that tender heart swells
O' broken heart, tis now thy time to mend
In thy love-realm I would gladly live and die!

Caressing Virgin soil, with soft caring hands
I beg to yet again kiss thy sweet precious lips
As cool winds grace soft emerging twilight
Where Nature's beauty and man's design meet.

There Winter's lonely fallows deeply dream
Where weeping willows in silent peace grow
Seeds sprouted from deep within mother Earth 
Fair maiden, forever this true love holds.
 
Wide eyes absorbing true magical scene 
Waterfalls in rainbows where we shall play 
I am laid bare, naked with nothing to hide 
Shall we believe in that promise forsworn?

Robert J. Lindley, 8-27-2019
Verse

Note: This poem was composed from titles of my own poems,  for the twenty title contest. Only after composing did I see that it was to be titles of other poet friends. Intended to rewrite but was very ill for several days, forgot and saw the contest closed before I could rewrite using my poet friends' poem titles. I wish I had read the contest instructions better, But still I decided to keep it as is and post it. My mistake but I had truly great fun going over hundreds of my poems to find these twenty titles.

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Date: 9/18/2019 2:28:00 AM
So lovely indeed. Ann
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Date: 9/17/2019 8:06:00 AM
I see this was a POTD. Congrats on a deserved honour.
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Date: 9/3/2019 8:26:00 AM
Congratulations on POTD, Robert!
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Date: 9/1/2019 9:39:00 AM
I think it is darling the way it is. Congratulations on POTD. I now want to write my own poem using only MY own titles! Great job!
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Date: 8/31/2019 2:25:00 PM
Hi Robert - such a beautiful write, an exquisite poem which I must fave. Congratulations on POTD Robert, Well deserved. Hugs, Jennifer.
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Date: 8/31/2019 7:34:00 AM
Congrats on potd my friend..
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Date: 8/30/2019 5:11:00 AM
What a beautiful verse, Anne-Lise, congrats on POTD and best wished in the contest. Hugs, John
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Date: 8/29/2019 10:27:00 PM
Well it certAinly paid off to go ahead and post this Robert. You know I loved it and Faved it. I am so happy to see it honored with POTD! A very deserving honor. Congratulations Robert! : ) xxoo
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Date: 8/29/2019 6:52:00 PM
When reading over your own poetry in such a way, then placing thoughts together like this- you can truly feel the words even more. They hold a deeper meaning than before. You can see how you have grown. I am happy that you have written this and decided to post my dear friend. :) You have Created a Masterpiece. The theme in this for me- is: "True Love is Forever" Congratulations Robert, on Poem of the Day. :) Brandy
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Date: 8/29/2019 6:49:00 PM
Now look what you done did, Rob:-) You've seamlessly woven your poem titles to create a POTD-worthy masterwork! A well-deserved win, for sure. Heartiest congratulations!
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Date: 8/29/2019 6:23:00 PM
An amazing write--witty, my compliments indeed on POTD ~ Aloha William
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Date: 8/29/2019 12:40:00 PM
Hi Robert, another wonderful write from your golden pen. Your titles are always special and placed together, they make a very special poem. Robert, Congratulations on your Poem Of The Day honour, with this special piece. Have a wonderful Thursday. Your friend always....Mike.
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Date: 8/29/2019 12:03:00 PM
It came together really nice. Congrats on POTD
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Date: 8/29/2019 9:46:00 AM
Don't know how you did it! Congratulations!
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Date: 8/29/2019 9:37:00 AM
lovely poem Robert, congrats on POTD, many thanks for sharing :o) x
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Date: 8/29/2019 9:24:00 AM
My congratulations for your delightful poem and POTD.
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Date: 8/29/2019 9:23:00 AM
great penning, your titles meshed together to make a beautiful poem...congrats on POTD honors :)
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Date: 8/29/2019 8:41:00 AM
Robert, great poem. Congratulations on POTD. All the best~ Warren
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Date: 8/29/2019 8:33:00 AM
This is AWESOME Robert! Congratulations on Poem of the Day. ~Mark
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Date: 8/29/2019 7:58:00 AM
I don't think you could have written a better piece from the titles of other poets! Many congratulations on your potd robert:-) hugs Jan x
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Date: 8/29/2019 7:43:00 AM
Another brilliant write Robert, you never disappoint with your poetry. A well deserved POTD honour. Tom
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Date: 8/29/2019 6:54:00 AM
You always shine Robert, no matter the form or theme. This poem is an excellent example..kudos to your innovative abilities..AND BIG congrats on poem of the day.
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Date: 8/29/2019 6:38:00 AM
Always a great pleasure reading your poetry, Robert.. a beauty and a unique light flowing from the depth of your words! A poetry that touches hearts and awakens souls! Congratulations on your POTD! Worthy of the honour and recognition.. My deepest regards and blessings.
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Date: 8/29/2019 6:28:00 AM
No contest needed to enter Robert, plain to see this is a winning poem, glad to see it highlighted on POTD . . . ; )
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Date: 8/29/2019 5:56:00 AM
Congratulations Robert on your superb POTD. Farewell & God bless you my kind friend. george
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