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Light A Candle To The Moon.
by Diana Wiles

Tuesday, March 25, 2008
Rated "PG" by the Author.
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LIGHT A CANDLE TO THE MOON
 
 
Light a candle for the parents whose child is lost,
A breath never taken, a little heart stopped,
 
Light a candle, light a candle for them all,
Light a candle.
 
Let the moonbeams heal, and her light give hope,
Let the stars give grace to help them cope,
 
Light a candle, light a candle to the moon
Light a candle.
 
Light a candle for the boy whose life was lost,
And the girl who saw him dead,
And his broken little head,
 
Light a candle, light a candle for them both
Light a candle.
 
Let the moonbeams heal, and her light give hope,
Let the stars give grace to help her cope,
 
Light a candle, light a candle to the moon,
Light a candle.
 
Light a candle for her father whose life is gone,
He gave it all away
But his love lives on,
 
Light a candle, light a candle for them both,
Light a candle.
 
Light a candle for the husband, and all the pain inside,
The years of hidden grief, and all the tears he’s cried,
Light a candle, light a candle for my Love,
Light a candle.
 
Let the moonbeams heal, and her light give hope,
Let the stars give grace to help him cope,
 
Light a candle, light a candle to the moon
Light a candle.
 
Light a candle for the son who tries to get it right,
His parents both in pain,
He needs to see some light,
 
Lights a candle, lights a candle in the rain,
Lights a candle.
 
Let the moonbeams heal, and her light give hope,
Let the stars give grace to help him cope,
 
Light a candle,
Light a candle to the moon,
Light a candle.
 
Light a candle for us all,
Light a candle,
 
Light a candle for the World,
Light a candle.

 

 

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Reviewed by Jane Noponen Perinacci 10/10/2012
So lovely!

Love ya!

Jane
Reviewed by Elizabeth Russo 4/17/2012
So very inspiring, Diana, and so touching to the heart. Anyone who has felt loss, will be moved. ~Elizabeth
Reviewed by Diana Legun (Reader) 3/27/2012
This poem feels like a chapel full of candles and a rocking lullabye. It feels like a pass-the-torch and keep- the-flame message that can not have too many repeats.~~ Diana Legun
Reviewed by Amor Sabor 3/17/2011
A beautiful message from a most beautiful heart and soul.
Amor
Reviewed by David Thompson 3/30/2009
I'm thinking now of my older brother who lost his youngest son more than thirty-five years ago. He was killed by their family dog that the little child loved so dearly. Several years following that, his oldest son died from a heart attack at thirty-one. Like you, my brother has lost his soul-mate as well...had to give her up three years ago. May the lighted candles and moonbeams continue to heal his troubled heart. Thank you for this wonderful write, Diana.

Love,

David
Reviewed by Liana Margiva 3/7/2009
VERY NICE!!!!!!!!!!! Liana Margiva
Reviewed by Sandie May Angel-Joyce 1/31/2009
This is a very thoughtful write. I think I will do that too, for one of my friends have lost her daughter to a drunk driver, and she misses her everyday.

An inspirational poem!!!

Sandie Angel :o)
Reviewed by Edwin Hurdle 1/18/2009
This is a very beautiful and inspirational poem.take care.I enjoy reading this

Edwin
Reviewed by George Carroll 1/17/2009
Your heart glows in this deep profound grief one feels when they lose a loved one.
Reviewed by Emile Tubiana 1/15/2009
Dear Diana, very sorry for the parents who lost a child and even more for the child who has to struggle again to enter into the earth sphere. Each child is a world that we lose. We have only to pray for them in order to get the strength to be able to survive and enter again our sphere. Graet poem Love emile
Reviewed by Mary Coe 1/4/2009
beautifully written. Very touching.
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader) 4/8/2008
This reads like a hymn... Perfect...
Reviewed by Richard Orey 4/4/2008
A beautifully written montage of our ever-present needs in this world, the rhythmic repetition of the call for action pulling us ever and ever closer to fulfillment.

Very well done, Diana. Thank you for sharing this unique and powerful work.

Richard
Reviewed by Michelle Mead 3/29/2008
REading this was like praying along with you and the images of the children really tugged at the heart. Blessings xx Michelle
Reviewed by Stephen Pollard 3/28/2008
Dear Diana :

"Light A Candle To The Moon" is wonderfully written, and as
several reviewers commented it is just what the world needs
oh so badly in these times that we live in. Very well done.

My best wishes to you,

Stephen
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart 3/27/2008
Absolute pure beauty!
Reviewed by Debby Rosenberg 3/26/2008
imagine this...1 million candles just for you!
Reviewed by Cryssa C 3/26/2008
Oh, Diana... How did you know that I needed this today? I just learned that a dear friend of mine had a six month old baby that passed away earlier this week. My heart is breaking for her and this helped me to remember that many prayers will be with them and their family and many candles lit, I am sure...

Thank you...
Cryssa
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 3/26/2008
The candle and the moonbeams... ...so symbolic and meaningful, Diana. Thank you for sharing these heartfelt sentiments. Love and best wishes to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 3/26/2008
A wonderfully symbollic way to offer peace and hope to a heart filled with anguish and dismay....

Be always safe,
Karen
Reviewed by Charlie 3/26/2008
Like a chant breathing hope. But I'm thinking with all those candles, maybe I should go into the candle-making business...
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 3/26/2008
Beautiful, shining hope in this, Diana, well done!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Bernice Lakota 3/26/2008
What a beautiful song, I was singing along!!!!
Reviewed by Jill Eisnaugle 3/26/2008
Diana,
This world needs too many of these candles to burn in honor or in memory of the times which have brought sadness or grief. Thank you for sharing this soothing poem and though I'm a little late, welcome to Author's Den.

All the best,
Jill
Reviewed by JASMIN HORST SEILER 3/25/2008
A wonderful meditation, it will light some deep thought, Love and light! Jasmin Horst
Reviewed by John Leko 3/25/2008
...this is a beautiful work...because the message...light...is of hope...and perhaps Mother Moon...in her illusiveness...will listen...and in darkness...reach out with softened brilliance...to accept the flickering faith of many wishes.
very well penned Diana...
John
Reviewed by Connie Faust 3/25/2008
"Light A Candle To The Moon" is first of all, an intriguing and beautiful title. The poem seems like a song, making me wonder whether you have your own melody for it in your heart. It's a call for compassion, and for each of us to be that one who lights a candle in someone's neediness. Very nice.

Connie



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