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  A Country Cure-All
by Eileen Clemens Granfors
Tuesday, August 04, 2009
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Peace is the answer to so much.


A Country Cure-All

 

An eagle ascending from the lake’s rippled gleams

My knotted neck relaxes.

Emerald hills rolling to the ruffled horizon

My aching back unclenches.

A yearling deer crossing the shady driveway

My sore heart eases.

Nature flinging her arms wide

My cynical self recedes.

 

 




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Reviewed by Ray { The Great Canadian Buzzard } 8/17/2009
Theres nothing like living in the country
I see deer almost every day in my back yard
Great write, I enjoyed
Hope you have a wonderful day
The Buzzard
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 8/11/2009
Yes nature is the cure :-) Wonderful write.
Reviewed by Carolyn Red Bear (The Bear Paw) 8/7/2009
Hi Eileen, Indeed, how can one be cynical when accompanied by nature?! Man's heart away from nature is cold. Stirring words for a some-times cynic... :) thank you for sharing this...

In Spirit,
Bear
Reviewed by J'nia Fowler 8/7/2009
I enjoyed this very much. Been there. hugs, J'nia
Reviewed by D Johnson 8/5/2009
It's wonderful to realize what we can see when we step outside ourselves. Enjoyed very much.

Cheers,
Dan
Reviewed by Lori Moore 8/4/2009
Nature ha s way of doing that to our cynical hearts. Very nice.
Reviewed by John Flanagan 8/4/2009
Eileen,
What an excellent point of view and beautifully delivered.

John
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 8/4/2009
I need a vacation! Like NOW!! (Give me Alaska!) *Sigh*

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :(
Reviewed by Patrick Granfors 8/4/2009
Indeed coolwater has much to offer. p
Reviewed by Felix Perry 8/4/2009
To live in the city is sooo stressful as compared to the city, my health no longer allows me to live where deer walk out into my back yard as they have for the past five years and soon I will move into an apartment in the city so keep my memories alive with poetry like this.
hugs
fee
Reviewed by JMS Bell 8/4/2009
TO BE IN A POSITION WHERE 'HIS' NATURE CAN 'SPEAK' HEALING TO US...IS A BLESSINGS. YOUR IMAGERY IS JUST WONDERFUL. THANKS FOR SHARING AND BLESSINGS. JOYCE * HIS INSPIRATIONS

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Some Rivers End on the Day of the Dead

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The Pinata-Maker's Daughter

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Stairs of Sand

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