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Jennifer Butler

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Betrayed in the Nith
by Miller Caldwell

A story set in 10 years time where two bodies are found in the river NITH in Dumfries, south west Scotland. One is a blind musician and police informant while the other i..  
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Endless Gift
by Jennifer Butler
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My endless gift
who cannot die,
rain soft upon
failed beauty's lie,
for she must claim
"All ends too soon"
(so sings her sad,
ephemeral tune),
and by such grief
the heart is lost,
so strength gives way
at such a cost.

My endless gift,
do herald here
to whom in joy
brief beauty wear,
and make our path
a longer stretch;
upon our mind
impressions etch;
for wisdom is
thy source and guide
who from the helpless
cannot hide.

Our endless gift,
thou womb of life,
now nourish toward
this end of strife,
for children cry,
contend and beg,
while mercy warms
the fragile egg.
As mercy hides
the tender heart,
provision gives
her infinite part.














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Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Ditto what Jude wrote; thank you for sharing your gift. Love and peace to you,

Regis
Reviewed by jude forese
wonderful flow and ambiance ...
Reviewed by Felix Perry
Floats easily to the soul and heart and whispers of your passionate part.
Felix
Reviewed by J M
Beautiful poetrywell expressed.
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