Thursday, 18 April 2013

Stardust

Purple and fushia and crimson and plum,
your colours.

Warm in the winter and bright in the sun,
borne of life and light and love,
deepest hues in all the world.

Become you, little one.

Not white and grey - not dust. 
So I'll think not of ashes,
But stardust sent from high above... x










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15 comments:

  1. This is truly lovely. What a gorgeous tribute.

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  2. Lovely words, for a special little girl x

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  3. Beautiful words and a lovely way to look at things x

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  4. That is gorgeous. Made me tear up. I love the way you write.

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  5. Simple and beautiful. And saying what needed to be said. xx

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  6. Thank you x I am keeping all your poems to share with Esther and William when they are old enough to understand x

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    1. In that case I'm going to make up a little book and post for you to keep xx

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  7. This has made me cry! I've been on the edge of tears all day and this is just so beautiful.
    xxx

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  8. Beautiful, and very fitting as earlier today I read a post by Jennie about bringing home Matilda Mae. xx

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  9. Oh Ellie! Just beautiful - I really, truly believe you should publish your words! X.

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  10. You are so talented - your words touch hearts and have exactly the right sentiment. I would definitely buy your book if you published x

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    1. Fiona what a lovely thing to say. That is so encouraging to me - thank you x

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