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Shirley Beauty Houston

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  Still, I need you
by Shirley Beauty Houston
Thursday, June 28, 2012
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A woman of incredible abilities still needs her man


I/

dwell on high/

far beyond azure skies/

direct the paths/

of the comet's flight/

delight/

celestial stars of night/

so that they smile/

bright/

silvery light/

I/

encompass the circumference of Earth/

explore its buried molten hearth/

have birthed/

the Universe/

& interspersed/

exclamations/

verse by verse/

effortlessly/

in time/

I/

ride tsunami waves/

excavate ancient caves/

defend enclaves/

unafraid/

exhaled the wind that swayed/

amber waves of grain/

sustain/

enamored accolades/

received like shade/

that protects from/

Summer's haze/

at midday/

Uzuri/

beautiful my identity/

I/

greet each day/

more splendidly/

than a prism of light's epiphany/

serendipity/

discoveries/

manifesting translucently/

the reality/

of life for me/

that/

with all I am/

and/

all that I hope to be/

I need you to breathe/

Still/

I need you/

to breathe

  

 

 

 

 




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Reviewed by Dark Knight
I like the way you write and the thoughts that run
Reviewed by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse
a beautiful dance & rhythm!!!

Ride Those Waves!!
Vickie
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
You express so much via your verses here, Shirley; such powerful, evocative words that awaken meaning and emotion. To me, your words are witness that you can easily "stand on your own." Still, it is wonderful to have someone "good and true" by one's side. Thank you for sharing. Love and best wishes,

Regis
Reviewed by Diana Legun (Reader)
For me this was a ride on an airstream of energy. I enjoyed your rhythm and rhyme; and your choice of words was whirling. ~~ Diana
Reviewed by Lonnie Hicks
Wonderful sentiments here and in the end an affirmation that everyone needs someone. Your writing is becoming more and more grounded without losing it ability to soar. Like that.
Reviewed by Christine Alwin
Powerful, love the ending..your breath is mine..breathe, beautiful~
Christine
Reviewed by Felix Perry
...but to add to Budd's comment, if we find then lose our soulmate...what is the sense in breathing.
fee
Reviewed by Budd Nelson
Shirley,
Jerry has already quoted it correctly. We do need our soulmate above all else we do and will continue to seek them until melded together.
Budd
Reviewed by Mary Ann Biddinger
Accolades in prisms of light to you Shirley.

Lady Mary Ann
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton
FANtastic write. You are good. Better than good. Quoting an old rock 'n roll title now, You are "Some Kind of Wonderful." Yes!
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