AuthorsDen.com   Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Arthur Jackson, iA. Colin Wright, iJohn MacEachern, iMark Seltman, iKathryn Carrington, iC. Holcomb, iKalikiano Kalei, i

  Home > Nature > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Paul Berube

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Poetry
· Stories
· Blog
· 210 Titles
· 4,277 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Before 2003

Paul Berube, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.


Popular Poetry (Nature)
  1.  Nature's Free Gifts
  2.  Whats Happening To Me?
  3.  On Frozen Pond
  4.  Turn Turn Turn
  5.  Into the Cold
  6.  The Muskrat & The Cotton Mouth
  7.  The Life of Leaf
  8.  Butterfly Blues
  9.  First Snow
  10.  No real winter yet...
  11.  Rainbows!
  12.  Winter Wonderland
  13.  Orchestra of Nature
  14.  I'm Shutting The Blinds
  15.  Feeding My Feathered Friends
  16.  Plastic World
  17.  Ode To A Red Fox
  18.  Blushing, Baby Blossoms
  19.  Deep In Autumn
  20.  I should on them call the Nature police...



Reach Beyond
by Paul Berube

Wednesday, March 05, 2003

Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Paul Berube
•  The Messenger
•  If I Were A Bugle
•  Hear My Song
•  Bump In The Night
•  When You Wish Upon A Star!
           >> View all 208

Pure white tiny puffs of
moisture...Each uniquely
sculptured and enhanced
to provide wonderment...Snow is
simplistic but intriguing.

My eyes and mind can not
comprehend the extraordinary
amount of exquisite crystals,
as they accumulate to form
a soft velvet carpet before me.

Beautiful... How the outstretched
arms of nature beckons
welcome to each flake as
they tumble and spiral
to their final resting place.

Sad to see so many dissipate
as they are not strong enough
to sustain their form.
The earth patiently waits
to absorb a new found energy.

Challenge comes and the tasks
change. Comfort is discovered
in the search for happiness.
Truth becomes reality because
we dared to taste the purities of life.

Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by Sheila Roy 1/15/2008
Paul,
Beautiful imagery. You've done an exceptional job linking nature to life. Your opening verses remind me of the thoughts I had yesterday while looking around my snow-covered backyard.
Sheila
Reviewed by Melissa Rives 3/16/2003
This is so beautiful...
Reviewed by Heidi Klein (Reader) 3/12/2003
You captured the beauty and the conflict of nature and life ... beautiful.
Heidi
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 3/5/2003
This was so lovely, A beautiful poem of nature and the snow I love so much,

Excellent!

Reindeer
Reviewed by Debby Rosenberg 3/5/2003
wisdom within your snowflakes
Reviewed by Maria Lupinacci 3/5/2003
Paul,
This poem is glowing with pure beauty! Clear stream of Consciousness!

Maria
Reviewed by Thelma Shutters (Reader) 3/5/2003
I loved the poem but oh how I hate winter. Great write. Thelma
Reviewed by na na (Reader) 3/5/2003
Paul, the challenge of nature and its beauty is too much for all of us. We are in wonder with a little crystal snowflake. God's world is wonderous. Bill
Reviewed by Patricia Gomes 3/5/2003
Your closing lines should become a mantra...wonderful!
Reviewed by Erica Ivory 3/5/2003
Beautiful is the word for this poem!!
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader) 3/5/2003
Paul,
beautiful imagery a castle of pristine crystal.
peg
Reviewed by Christine Morell 3/5/2003
Exsquisite imagery Paul and a strong message in the last verse.
Chrissie
Reviewed by Trish - The Trickster 3/5/2003
Beautiful write, although living in Canada at present, I could do with a little less of it. ~Trish~
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge (Reader) 3/5/2003
As beautiful as a pristine snowfall!
Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.