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The Pensive
by Budd Nelson

Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Rated "PG" by the Author.
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wrote this one this morning while on a three hour drive a jobsite.


There are those of such worth
that where they have crossed paths
leaves indelible markings
for all to see and feel.

Then be we the pensive
who's tracks are left in sand
scattering in the blow
of old Mariah's breath.

N'een as thought left behind
be this spirit's lament
or was it merely thus
the skein of our life, writ.

 

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Reviewed by Vivian Dawson 7/27/2012
A prayer on bended knee
*Budd* for silent wisdom

Lady Vivian
Reviewed by Lily of Lough Neagh C. Dennis-Woosley 7/27/2012
"Those of such worth," then those have impressed others, "then be we the pensive" the meek who fear and in hushed silence are not heard but only unto themselves. And then lament within their soul.

Lovely Budd, written so well and artfully. It should be placed on a card laminated and put in your pocket.

Love and Light
Lily
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 7/27/2012
So true...some leave indelible markings...some leave nothing at all...Loved yur phrasing!!!!

Anna
Reviewed by Mary Ann Biddinger 7/26/2012
Excellent writing Budd. Crossing paths
of unexpected wonders is amazing.

Lady Mary Ann
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 7/26/2012
makes me think, Budd...rarely do I do that...;-) e
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 7/26/2012
Much Food for Thought here.
Reviewed by Gert van Weenen (Reader) 7/25/2012
This has such an unbelievable depth, fantastic.
“Those of such worth” leave indeed indelible markings along their path, but don’t we do all in our own unique way.
We all leave traces along our path as a remembrance of who we were and what we did.

Beautiful Budd, to speak with Jane, this has to be carved out in marble
Reviewed by Jane Noponen Perinacci 7/25/2012
Wait! You're making me crazy with this one!! This needs to be engraved into blue clay and baked......oh, yes!

Love ya!

Jane
Reviewed by Sandy Hoynacki (Reader) 7/25/2012
Budd, if I had to choose a favored line, I could not do so. It reads as one of the famous writers' works of another time. You are indeed, gifted in word and thought.

Sandy
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton 7/25/2012
Okay guy, 'nuff said about how you are just an amateur and can't hold a candle to the likes of the poets on AD. I love the hell out of this . . .

"scattering in the blow
of old Mariah's breath." . . . One of my all-times favorite songs.
Reviewed by Odin Roark 7/25/2012
Another depth of pursuit unearthing buried thought, long forgotten, urgently needed today. "...or was it merely thus the skien of our life, writ." Indeed.



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