Sunday, February 21, 2010

THE MIRACLE CHILD (Every New-Born)

Oh, that your eyes
May see the blue
Of skies
And you may know
The sound of rain
And hear the wind
Against the window-pane
Oh, that your heart
May feel the
Flying souls
Of flowers
Through the air
Blowing across
The hills and plains
Which like a prayer
Sink deep
Into the very soul
Of all things
Oh, Miracle-Child!
May your heart
And mind and soul
Soar upon
Inspiration's wings!
Towards God and Man
And Earth and Sky
Where holy kings
Have made the soul
A harp which sings!

38 comments:

  1. Lovely....may every parent read this poem, Margie...it could turn to be a prayer in them :)

    wishes,
    devika

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  2. You are so gifted Margie and it is so inspiring and touching :)

    Welcome back :D How was your trip?

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  3. So glad you are home, I have missed you and the beautiful poems that only you can write. What a beautiful poem to frame and present to the parents (or grandparents) of a new baby....they would love it....Hugs

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  4. Its beautifully Margie...truly inspiring:)

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  5. I agree Margie, your poems are always so beautiful, just like you. I hope you had a wonderful time. Have a great day. take care.

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  6. Beautiful in picture and words.
    I missed your lovely poems, so glad you are back! I am delighted to hear that you had a lovely time away.;)
    Welcome back,
    xo
    Zuzana

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  7. A delightful piece, thanks for sharing.

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  8. Hope you had a great time in San Fran. Loved this poem. Read it to my inner child.

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  9. "the flying souls of flowers" ... that is wonderful, you are such a great wordsmith! xo

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  10. Oh! Margie,
    This poem went right to my heart!The words:
    The hills and plains which like a prayer
    Sink deep into the very soul
    Oh! Miracle-Child.
    So very beautiful and I could truly relate to this poem!
    Sorry I missed your call last night.
    Off to exercise. Talk later.

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  11. Good morning Margie, hope you had a great weekend.

    Look at those eyes!! Captivating and mesmerizing! Beautiful poem.

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  12. A first born, breath of fresh air, I love this writing of yours Margie, and those eyes oh my those eyes...

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  13. HI_

    oh my how beautiful are your words. Oh yes, the miracle of new life - a child's birth right to see and feel and taste and grow and love. Oh my, this is OS beautiful and you are so talented.

    Love to you
    Gail
    peace.....

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  14. Amazing eyes in the graphic of the newborn face. Your poem is heartfelt and what we all wish for every child born. I so wish each child would be in a family who understands how precious that child is. Your words are from your heart and we are so fortunate you share with us.

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  15. What a stunning poem. Are you the author? I am impressed. I found your comment about Laguna Beach, and wanted to thank you.

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  16. Your poem is also a miracle - miracle of words, sounds, images.
    May all of your wishes come true to the miracle child!

    You should attach music to your poems; every song will become a Hit.

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  17. 'flying souls of flowers'....what great wishes!

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  18. Welcome back Margie. Hope you had a great time?
    Both the baby pic and your lines are beautiful.

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  19. Margie: Such a beautiful composed poem that captures childhood! :D)

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  20. That's beautiful, Margie! Hope you had a good time on your trip.

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  21. Frequently I find myself saying, and then writing--what full-of-wonder is this post, it is the best I've read today. And then minutes later I wish to write on another's comments the same words.

    I realize now how blest I and all here ARE, who are allowed to read the finest of words, put together in the finest of expressive manner, by bloggers such as you...and I could name here a half-dozen others. It seems to me God has put you all here for us.

    Thank you also for visiting my blog, and writing in such a comforting and supportive way.

    Yes, every day is a blessing!

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  22. Ohhh Beautiful!! I can identify so much!

    Thank You for the wishes Margie!

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  23. That's truly so beautiful..loved it.. :))

    Take care

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  24. Children's beautiful eyes and
    your wonderful poem
    should be placed
    on the new-born card wishes
    for parents.


    Wonderful
    from first line
    to last.

    hugsss

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  25. Those two little beautiful eyes is the whole world! Hugs

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  26. Amazing Aluminum!

    O God and Man
    And Earth and Sky
    And sunny Smiles
    And Happy Wiles
    O fruity Fruit
    And Horns that toot
    And Wind that blows
    And Silence mute;
    O Songs that Sing
    And bees that sting
    And bells that ring
    A sweet “ding-ding”
    And cheese that smells
    And bells that don’t
    Since metal things
    They Smell not Won’t!

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  27. lovely.... and thanks for your comment.

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  28. Hello to all you special people!
    I really appreciate the visits and the wonderful comments!
    I shall reply to you soon.
    Just too tired to do so tonight.
    Thank you so much!

    Margie :)
    xo

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  29. Devika, thank you!
    Your comment was so nice and I was happy for it!
    My poem a prayer for very parent, that would be quite wonderful!


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    Hello Shionge(Betty)
    You are so kind, thank you for that!
    My trip was just so wonderful!
    I do love San Fran!

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    Hi Bernie, awww, you missed me, how sweet!
    Thank you for the kind words on my poem.
    You shared a good idea with me as I know someone that just had a baby and I think I shall give her this poem as a gift.
    Hugs!

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    Thank you, Shooting Star.
    Nice having you visit again.

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    Thanks, Anamika.
    I appreciate your comment!

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    Hi Cinner
    I had a wonderful trip, thank you!
    Your kind comment is appreciated.
    Thank you!

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    Thank you dear Zuzana
    Your loyal visits are much appreciated and I thank you for the lovely comment.
    I have enjoyed all my visits to you since I have been back.
    I do miss San Fran though.
    I could live there and love it!
    xo

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    Hi Dulce
    Thanks for sharing that nice comment.
    It means a lot to me!


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    Thank you, Glynis, and you are so welcome as I am always happy to share!

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    Hello Paula
    I truly had the most amazing time in San Francisco, thank you.
    So glad to know you loved my poem!
    I so enjoy knowing that!
    Thank you.

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    Thank you for those kind words, Cat.
    I do appreciate them!
    And, I think you are such a talented artist.
    Love all your work!
    xo

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    Hi Anne
    Oh, how special it is that my poem went "right to your heart"
    Thank you dear friend for that lovely comment.

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    Hello Asha
    I did have a great weekend and now another is about to begin.
    Hope it will be a nice one for you.

    Your kind words are most appreciated, thank you!

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    Hello Lorraine
    I so enjoy having you visit and so enjoy your comments.
    Thank you dear for the kind words and I'm happy that you loved this one.

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    Thank you Gail for sharing that lovely comment.
    I hope you are having a great day and enjoying sweet Gracey-Blue.

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    Hello TechoBabe
    You know, you really are so kind.
    I so appreciate your visits as I know you always get just what I am saying and I love that!
    Thank you, my friend.
    I am so happy to know you!

    Oh, I wish just what you wish, that every child would be in a family that understands how precious that child is.
    Sadly, it's not the case and it makes me grieve for all the unloved children of this world.

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    Welcome to my blog, Gutsy Writer.
    Yes, I am the author of this poem.
    Thank you for your visit and nice comment.

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    Hello Duta
    Oh, such a wonderful comment.
    I thank you!

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    Thank you, Jessie.

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    Hi Kay
    I appreciate your visit and comment.
    Thank you!

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    Hello Ariel
    Thank you for the welcome back, I had the most wonderful trip.
    Also thanks for the kind words on my poem.

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    Thank you, Michael.
    Always nice to see you here and always appreciate the comments.

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    Hi Aurora
    Thank you!
    And, I did have a good time on my trip, it was just wonderful!

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    Hello Steve
    Your words are true!
    Wonderful talented people that are here to share with each other.
    It is a blessing, indeed!

    You are welcome for the visits and thank you for your visit here and sharing that!
    It is appreciated.

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  30. Hi Neers
    I know you can identify as you have that precious new-born baby boy.
    And I know how you cherish him.

    Your visit and kind words are most appreaciated.
    Thank you!

    Hope you had a wonderful birthday!

    Margie :)

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  31. Thank you, Sam.
    I always get such joy when someone tells me they love my poem!

    Margie :)

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  32. Hello Krystyna
    You are so kind!
    Thank you for sharing those kind words with me!
    They are very meaningful to me!

    Hugs to you dear!

    Margie :)

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  33. Hi Philip
    Loved that comment!
    Thank you!
    Would it not be wonderful if all parents could look into their babies yes and see it as the whole world!
    I did and still do!
    My children are my greatest gifts!

    Hugs returned to you!

    Margie:)

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  34. Welcome, Percy!
    Loved that poem!
    Thank you for sharing it with me!

    Margie :)

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  35. Hi Dear Kai
    Thank you!
    And you are so welcome on my comment!

    Have a wonderful day!

    Hugs!

    Margie :)

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Each day comes
bearing its own gifts ...
Untie the ribbons.

-Ruth Ann Schabacker