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  A Poet’s Wish
by Jill Eisnaugle
Thursday, March 13, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Recent poems by Jill Eisnaugle
•  Life As I Now Know It
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•  Budding Relationships
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•  The Heartfelt Gift
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A poem expressing the poet's deepest plea for fellow writers, should she lose her abilities.


 

If my ink should ever run dry
I’ll pray you’ll help to show
The beauty that once made me cry
In words I used to know
The verbs and nouns, stanzas and lines
Of rhyme or free-verse form –
Meaning for which each poet pines
As he thinks ‘yond the norm.
 
Should my pencil be worn and dulled
With no sharpener in sight
I’ll pray the words o’er which you’ve mulled
Will offer much delight
Through strophes about flowers and trees
And sonnets from the shore
I know you’ll guide each soul with ease
Just as you’ve done before.
 
If my bright screen should fade to black
And God should call me home
I’ll pray that you’ll pick up the slack
However long you roam
Then, I will smile because we’ve dared
To cast our hearts upon
The divine gifts we’ve freely shared
With others, here and yon.
                                                
© 2008 – Jill Eisnaugle’s Poetry Collection

 

 
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Reviewed by MaryGrace Patterson 3/16/2008
Thanks for writing this one . Its great...M
Reviewed by Cryssa C 3/14/2008
a beautiful tribute to all poets...
Cryssa
Reviewed by Rose Rideout 3/14/2008
A fantastic write Jill and we look forward to many years of hearing from you dear. Thank you for sharing.

Newfie Hugs, Rose
Reviewed by Elizabeth Price 3/13/2008
Awesome write. A bit of horror at the thought of any poets ink running dry. Liz
Reviewed by Darrell and Kathy Adams 3/13/2008
Jill, that sucked the breath from me and gave it back again. Lovely write. It's such a hard thing to talk about but that very talking can really help too.

be well and happy,
Kathy
Reviewed by Paul Berube 3/13/2008
Absolutely perfect Jill. Well done my friend.
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader) 3/13/2008
You show me your hyphen and i'll show you my dash, and we can stop for a period..lol jill jill jill, stop bringing the worse exclamation marks out of me, before you slash me or share a stroke.. lol
Reviewed by J. Evans 3/13/2008
Jill,
Beautiful...oh so beautiful!!!

J. Earl Evans
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 3/13/2008
You are a true poet at heart....thank you for sharing your magnificent talent!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 3/13/2008
A beautiful gift you've penned in verse, Jill, thank you.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 3/13/2008
a very lovely wish-so beautifully penned
Reviewed by Felix Perry 3/13/2008
Ah Jill, your sweet young heart has a long way to go before the fairies of the fair call for words in the clouds above, until then with poems from the heart to the heart you will continue to inspire us all.

Hugs
Fee
Reviewed by George Carroll 3/13/2008
No doubt about it, poetry will live on when we are all gone.
Reviewed by Gianetta Ellis 3/13/2008
Outstanding composition - simply beautiful, Jill. This is one to read again, and again, and again.
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart 3/13/2008
Jill this is an amazing poem would be wonderful to have this on your bio. Stunning and heart touching work.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 3/13/2008
Simply beautiful writing, Jill; brava!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Burleson, Karen Lynn. :D

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Jill Eisnaugle



Simon the Snowman

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Beside Still Waters

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Under Amber Skies

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Coastal Whispers

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