Combining some of my favorite things i.e. poetry, tennis, and tennis players. This Wimbledon promo is simply a fortunate find. Without further ado, I present Roger and Rafa reciting Rudyard Kipling's "IF" which adorns the entrance to center court at Wimbledon. IF by Rudyard Kipling (‘Brother Square-Toes’—Rewards and Fairies) If you can keep your… Continue reading Tennis and Poetry: “If” recited by Federer and Nadal
Repost from 2007She blew him a kiss It was shaped like her lips He caught it with pride For it had made quite a trip.Over the cities And the great sea. A wondrous voyage It had turned out to be.So once it arrived It was placed with great care On the forehead belonging To a most royal… Continue reading The long distance kiss.
From the archives: This is the most popular of all my poems for the past year so here once again About a Friend. Yes this is personal and yes it is true. It is my experience that I am sharing with you. We were so close like sisters people said. Closer than that we were,… Continue reading About a Friend
The fresh green of the grass. Your touch on my skin. Our limbs entwined on the park lawn as the breeze blows around us. Hearts are dancing again. The crisp blue of the water. Your touch on my skin. Waves crashing around us. It is love we've been granted and We have both given in.… Continue reading The Colors of Love.