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Windwalker

I knew a Tiger who swam with dolphins along the razor’s edge and meditated with a yellow bird under his honey’s tree in a west coast garden. A rare breed from an indigenous creed. His poetic wisdom written with zen. He sung his songs in syllables: 5-7-5 and 5-7-5-7-7. His beloved’s last kiss left him fragrant roses when she crossed over. Where did our Windwalker go? Lava beads, sky lanterns, and a beautiful rainbow. Is he crying with Coyotes to the moon or on heaven’s Windswept Shore? I knew a Tiger who walked with the wind. by Berteena Harmony of the Soul PoetrySoup Poem of the Day - January 29, 2019

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Date: 2/25/2021 7:44:00 PM
I found a peace, the peace enjoyed by the creatures of our world. Thank you.
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Date: 9/17/2019 3:48:00 AM
great congrats to this excellent works
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Date: 2/7/2019 7:31:00 AM
How did I miss this fine POTD. What great descriptions of a crying soul yearning for the one lost. My heart bleeds through my eyes. You have the talent it takes to be a top performer here and I look forward to reading more of your work. Have a great day.
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 2/8/2019 12:09:00 AM
Oddly enough, I did not think anyone would like this. Almost didn’t post it here. I am so greatful to the wonderful folks like you who encourage fellow poets. Thank you for your kind thoughts, Phil.
Date: 2/3/2019 8:19:00 PM
Congratulations on POTD Berteena. Wow! A terrific start for a wonderful poem, and a fantastic poetess! Nicely done my friend!
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 2/3/2019 9:26:00 PM
You are always so motivational, Ms. Caren. I am so happy to have your support. <3 B
Date: 2/3/2019 5:41:00 PM
This has such a lovely flow to it Berteena. Congratulations on having it honored for POTD! : ) xxoo
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 2/3/2019 9:25:00 PM
I am truly honored by all of the wonderful poets like you here who care enough to encourage me with comments. Thank you, Ms. Connie.
Date: 2/2/2019 9:39:00 PM
Absolutely beautiful, Berteena.
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 2/2/2019 10:15:00 PM
I appreciate you!
Date: 2/2/2019 7:17:00 AM
Great poetry.. Congrats on POTD and welcome to the soup..
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 2/2/2019 9:21:00 PM
Awesome! Thank you!
Date: 1/31/2019 8:18:00 AM
Congratulations my friend on this excellent poem being honored with POTD honors here at the Soup....
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 2/2/2019 9:20:00 PM
Thank you for your kindness.
Date: 1/30/2019 6:45:00 AM
- Congratulations on your p.o.t.d., Berteena :) - hugs // Sun :)
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/30/2019 9:49:00 AM
Your kindness is much appreciated! (((Hugs)))
Date: 1/29/2019 11:03:00 PM
Beautiful, touching poem Berteena, congratulations and hugs, xomo
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/30/2019 9:48:00 AM
Thank you so much for your lovely words. xo
Date: 1/29/2019 7:30:00 PM
I am truly honored and blessed to have the privilege of having my poetry selected as Poem of the Day. Thank you all for your kind comments and warm welcoming. This poem is dedicated to my friend, Tiger. He is a wonderful poet and mentor who writes beautiful haiku and micropoetry. Tiger’s precious wife Laura lost her battle with cancer a year ago. He has been away from our Twitter Poetry Community mourning her for several months. We love him and miss him. #LoveLightPeace
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Date: 1/30/2019 4:57:00 AM
Your poem is a beautiful tribute. I hope your friend finds peace and returns to those who love him.
Date: 1/29/2019 6:22:00 PM
So mystical. I just love it. Congratulations!
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:32:00 PM
I am glad you enjoyed it. Thank you!
Date: 1/29/2019 5:27:00 PM
The wind holds many magical moments indeed. Congratulations Berteena, on Poem of the Day. ~ Brandy
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:33:00 PM
Thanks so much!
Date: 1/29/2019 3:49:00 PM
Congratulations for POTD!
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:33:00 PM
Thank you!
Date: 1/29/2019 2:28:00 PM
Such a lovely piece Berteena, congratulations on being POTD! Have a great day,Gordon
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:34:00 PM
Very kind of you. Thanks! Be well!
Date: 1/29/2019 11:50:00 AM
Congratulations for POTD :)
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:34:00 PM
Thank you!
Date: 1/29/2019 8:33:00 AM
Congrats Berteena - a great write and honor . Enjoy the rest of the day, you deserve POTD for this wonderful poem. Poetry hugs, Jennifer.
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:35:00 PM
I appreciate your kindness. Thanks! (((Hugs)))
Date: 1/29/2019 8:15:00 AM
You are sailing with the wind...Congrats!!! on POTD!!, Berteena...and a warm welcome to poetry soup...love & light...^WW^
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:36:00 PM
It’s a privilege. Thanks so much! Love, light, and peace.
Date: 1/29/2019 8:14:00 AM
Congrats on POTD Berteena...
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:37:00 PM
Thank you!
Date: 1/29/2019 8:08:00 AM
Hi Berteena, dropping by with my congratulations on your well-deserved Poem Of the Day with this wonderful write. have a wonderful tuesday. hugs....Mike. XX
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:38:00 PM
Thanks! I appreciate the encouraging words. Blessings! xx
Date: 1/29/2019 7:47:00 AM
Well written Berteena, Congratulations on your POTD
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:40:00 PM
Very encouraging! Thanks!
Date: 1/29/2019 7:44:00 AM
A beautiful poem Berteena, Congratulations on your POTD!!
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:41:00 PM
You are so kind! Thanks!
Date: 1/29/2019 7:14:00 AM
Congrats for POTD, Berteena.
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:41:00 PM
Thanks so much!
Date: 1/29/2019 7:13:00 AM
Berteena, congratulations on having your wonderful poem selected as POTD, enjoy the honor ~
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:42:00 PM
Thank you for blessing me with your words.
Date: 1/29/2019 6:30:00 AM
Wonderful piece Bertram’s, congratulations for POTD honors, well done...
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Berteena Harmony Of The Soul
Date: 1/29/2019 7:42:00 PM
Appreciate your kindness. Thanks!
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