|Reviewed by Morgan Merriweather
|I saw this listed under Viv's poem. Had to read it. And glad I did. So beautiful . Trees are magic, mystical ....and more.
Beautiful baby. Love, Morgan
|Reviewed by Vivian Dawson
|Strength of an Oak, yet Tenderness of a Child
as You speak of such, with loving care ~ Christine ~
As we view "You" and your soul in your beautiful ways
of life, love and wisdom!
|Reviewed by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse
|the purity of your heart speaks
so very beautifully in all your poetic
This is a lovely photo
Peace, Love & Inspiration Den Sister
|Reviewed by Joyce Bell
|...AND AS LONG AS THAT PRECIOUS, COOING 'MOURNING DOVE' HAS THAT OLD OAK TO PROTECT, SHELTER AND BE EVER WATCHFUL...IT WILL BE SAFE AND KEPT WHILE GETTING A WHOLE 'LOTTA' LOVE. I LOVED THIS WORK WITH ITS UNIQUE, METAPHORIC THEME BEING WELL SUPPORTED. THANKS FOR SHARING AND GOD BLESS YOU AND YOURS. JOYCE * HIS INSPIRATIONS|
|Reviewed by Stacy Savage
|Thanks for letting me know about this poem, Christine. I love it. You are a truly gifted and talented poet. Everything I have read of yours so far, I've been really impressed by. You might want to consider entering this poem in the tree poetry contest I organized.|
|Reviewed by Cindy Tuttle
|Christine, I am so glad you mentioned this poem.I just LOVE THIS!The strength yet gentleness of the oak, and the wisdom of the dove. Beautiful! Thank you,
|Reviewed by A Serviceable Villain
Love the photo and the poem - it has a liveliness and vivacity of imagination! Well-penned!
|Reviewed by Ted Bossis
|Truly sensitive moments in time and then some () evol Ted|
|Reviewed by Randy Camp
|Shrt,simple and full of imagery...Thx...Write On|
|Reviewed by Jeanette Cooper
|Trees make wonderful subjects for poems and you've captured the essence of the watchful old oak. Nicely done.|
|Reviewed by MaryGrace Patterson
|Soft and tranquil. The images are good.....Love the picture....M|
|Reviewed by Abdi-Noor Mohamed (Eagle Of Hope)
|Sweet and quite juicy|
|Reviewed by Regis Auffray
|Symbolically powerful and meaningful, Christine. Thank you for sharing this offering. Love and best wishes to you,
|Reviewed by Leann Marshall
|The ability to hold a young one in our arms is so precious and so fleeting. We can only hope they have gained as much from those moments as we. It seems that way for you and your grandmother, at least.
Thanks for sharing this, Christine.
|Reviewed by Dawn Anderson
|How quickly they grow. Beautiful symbolism in this, Christine.|
|Reviewed by Kathy Armijo
|There is a peacefulness and expectancy in this. It conjures may feelings of love as I read this.
God bless you. Kathy
|Reviewed by Sheila Roy
|A timeless poem! Strong symbolism and a peaceful mood. Lovely! Congratulations on the new addition to your family~
|Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart
|So serene and just a beautiful poem to meditate on! I love this Christine.|
|Reviewed by ~ Holly Harbridge (Reader)
|Breath taking Christine, love ya, Holly|
|Reviewed by Rose Rideout
|First of all she is as beautiful as an angel Christine and your words are a very precious write, thank you for sharing|
|Reviewed by Dale Clark
|Reviewed by William Bonilla
|A beautiful nature write
Love & Peace be with you
|Reviewed by Nate Oakley
|The poem is as perfect as the picture, Christine. You are, indeed, blessed. Well done!
|Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
|Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader)
|AS the good book say's we are strong oaks....
Great write... makes me wannabe a dad or granddad or both...
|Reviewed by Paul Berube
|You do have a way with words Christine. Very nicely thought out and penned. Short, simple, sweet and to the point. I think this oak you speak of has an Angel perched at the very top. Well done. God bless.|
|Reviewed by Carole Mathys
|A splendid, delightful poem...love the visuals
|Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU
|Blessed be the "Poem" named - Camryn! May she enjoy a healthy life through a blissful living in the togetherness of the family.
Touching, inspiring, enchanting... "Arms of Oak" paints life and hope with the colors of the rainbow of sublimity.
I salute You, Poet.
In respect and admiration,
Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
|Reviewed by Jon Willey
|Precious photo. The mighty oak, tendering its mighty limbs as a place of refuge to the bird of love, the dove. Lovely poem. Jon Michael Willey|
|Reviewed by E T Waldron
|Lovely poem and how swift they grow,it's true we never realize it at the time,and can only wish we had more time them...great pic!|
|Reviewed by Georg Mateos
|Why they can last a little longer? Life go so fast!
Tender poem and lovely picture.
|Reviewed by Paul Berube
I like the way you combine strength, beauty and gentleness within your verses. Peace, Love and Blessings Always My Friend, Paul.
|Reviewed by Felix Perry
|A write alive with such real symbolism as the oak nestling and protecting the bird...well done and the baby is pricelessly beautiful.
|Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader)
|Lovely wording in this nature-influenced poem . . . Visual is fantastic!!!|
|Reviewed by Amber Moonstone
|Christine, first what a beautiful baby, and the photo is amazing. Your poem is so tender and loving. Yes Trees are amazing and they do have life beyond our knowledge..I enjoyed all of it.
Peace, love, and light,
|Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
|Awwwwww, this is beautiful, Christine, transcends the generations - well done.
(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
|Reviewed by George Carroll
|Ah the wisp of life is so fleeting, enjoy while we can. The pic is cute.|
|Reviewed by Jill Eisnaugle
|This is a sweet poem, Christine, and Camryn is beautiful. My Great-Grandmother was the strongest woman I've known and she always loved oak trees. I never considered the connection as to why. Now, it makes sense!!
Have a great weekend!
|Reviewed by Mr. Ed
|So very lovely, Christine; both picture and poem.|