Simmering

Simmering
There live moments
too precious and fleeting
to be captured by camera
or hurried pen

They need to simmer
seep into cells
soak until softened
brew like fine tea

Moments remembered
with brows furrowed
eyes closed in candlelight
savored with mind’s-eye

Held like a newborn
fragranced with details
fingers and toes studied
touched and treasured

Moments lived
too precious and fleeting
to be captured by camera
but perhaps by pen—
when the simmering’s done

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About geniecan

Born and raised in " America's finest City" received BS degree in nursing years ago... main career besides wife and motherhood ( and now a grandma)was as a hospice RN for 18 years...Take great joy in finding the good in all things and believing that " No Thing is Ordinary" the title of my blog. I am working on a children's picture book story named R-Qu.. a rock falls of his mountain. Writing poetry is one of my happiest things to do. Yoga, water aerobics,, gym exercise and walking our wheaton terrior, Finley, with my husband Jim are favorite things...oh yes...singing in the choir at Church and recognizing God as #1... are most important... I also have a home based business with magnetic and far intra red health care products..peace to all who read this, Love, Jeane
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