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by Becky Crist

Friday, March 24, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.
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there you are again

nothing more than


on paper


for we have not met

or touched

or peered into

coloured iris


you are

syntax and syllables

risen from pen and ink

put forth through silicon

and fiber optics


and yet

I hunger

for each corner

of the world

you create


I am




by the enigma

of you


and mystified at my

connection to you


how you could know

what I need to hear

when my loneliness

echoes inside me


how you could understand

the hollowness

that haunts me


your words act

like salve

on a soul-deep burn


but I

being no one in particular

remain silent in my reverie

mute in my emotion

confused in my longing


and yearn for the moment

when I can tell you


how you move me


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Reviewed by A PAX 9/20/2006
such an intense write.......
The miles can connect us........and our cultures intrigue us.....yet we are human, thru and thru.........
seeing past the word to the soul
how beautful is that :)
Reviewed by Anne Williams 3/24/2006
it's amazing how just the words of another can touch so deep...mean so much...speak to places that you thought only you knew. ~a
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 3/24/2006
Cyberlove . . . Can be great . . .
Reviewed by Crystal Silver Angel (Reader) 3/24/2006
(((( OUTSTANDING)))))).. Excellent and moving the soul..

((((love and hugs, joanne)))

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