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  Be Still
by Jill Eisnaugle
Tuesday, January 23, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.

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A poem about slowing our lives and taking the time to appreciate the blessings that surround us.




Be still when raindrops softly rest
Upon the luscious field
These precious moments should be blessed
For the calmness they yield
Times, such as these, have often passed
Before we viewed their worth
And yet, their joys were meant to last
As treasures of the earth.


Be still when babies gently cry
For their parents’ embrace
Enjoy the sweetness of each sigh
And each jelly-smeared face
Not long from now, these days will reign
As scenes from long before
Kept in pictures that we retain
Inside a dresser drawer.


Be still when coolness greets the air
And stars dance with the moon
Take time to smile, to laugh, and share
These moments will leave soon
Observe the gifts, precious and few
Which have grown to astound
And peace will be returned to you
Thanks to the wealth you’ve found.


© 2007 – Jill Eisnaugle’s Poetry Collection


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Reviewed by Daring Sunshine 2/5/2007
Oh Jill, your picture so matches to touches of realization to "be still..."- everyone seems to be going so fast. Beautiful touches of life's greatest blessings. Thanks Jill for the reminder. God Bless!
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 1/28/2007
So calming. This one setsthe mood.

Reviewed by jude forese 1/25/2007
beautiful imagery and message, Jill ...
Reviewed by Mitzi Jackson 1/25/2007
beautiful!!!both the picture and the poem
and this was a great follow up to the Sky poem in front of this
very insightful holding precious moments in time

Reviewed by Joseph* OneLight*® 1/24/2007
Dear Jill,

We find love, joy and peace when we live in the present moment and express our gratitude for the gifts that abound within each one.

Love & Light always and in all ways,
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 1/24/2007
Beautiful write, Jill; very well done! BRAVA!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Burleson, Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Michael Mathieu 1/24/2007
Excellent write,take a look around and enjoy lifes treasures,
Loved it,
Reviewed by Felix Perry 1/24/2007
Sighs of contentment should be playing in the background as this one is orated, well done my young friend Jill.

Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen 1/23/2007
This is a beautiful write here Jill, thank you for sharing this with us write on and be blessed
God Bless

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  3. I Am Honored, for Ron Hull
  4. Faith
  5. Crossroads
  6. God's Love
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  10. Note to Self, Number One
  11. By the Dawn's Early Light
  12. DRAW US
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  14. your boneyard...
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  17. Never Forgotten
  18. I'm No Different Than You
  19. Your Love Remains
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