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Sonnet III : The First Attempt

I often describe your beauty and charm
but never the way I feel about you.
And now I ponder what gracious and harm
does this angel have and how much I knew.

You tend to bring the best in everything 
especially to me who laughs scarcely.
Takes my humor in skies of high jeering.
Petty it be but I find it dearly.

 I pray to the great and wish to be signed, 
to how I should feel 'bout this art of his.
For after hardships and sadness, I'm bind. 
Yet your sparkling eyes gives me constant bliss.

A Goddess's face you do resemble
and the smile that shall make mountains tremble.

Copyright © Jim Parrera | Year Posted 2011


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  1. Date: 3/23/2016 9:55:00 PM

    Jim, Enjoyed the way you expressed every line. Please keep writing and sharing your poetry. LOVE LINDA
  1. Date: 1/16/2016 5:47:00 PM

    Jim, enjoyed reading the words you poured on your poem. Have a wonderful day. **SKAT**
  1. Date: 1/4/2012 11:14:00 AM

    Congratulations on making it through the 1st round of PoetrySoup International Contest. Wishing you the best in the finals Jim. Love, Carol
  1. Date: 12/12/2011 7:42:00 AM

    Congratulations on your poetry being featured this week Jim. A well deserved feature. Love, Carol
  1. Date: 6/20/2011 6:32:00 AM

    Hi Jim, A great vers to a lovely lady, I enjoyed is very much.