Sunday, May 10, 2015

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I have counted 8 blossoms on my Desert Rose


wake swaddled buds
sunshine is there already -
warmth of welcome

❧✿❧

those hands that seek
soothe cradle and cajole -
tag them mother


❧✿❧

to sleep a dream -
sunsets scrawl their golden light
before cobalt night

© gillena cox


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Sunday Lime 1
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My Daughter and my Son






Happy Mothers Day to all visiting mothers today





If evolution really works, how come mothers only have two hands? --- Milton Berle


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50 Comments:

Blogger Leovi - La Fotografía Efectista Abstracta said...

Flowers pretty and delicate! Delicious pictures !! Congratulations !!

7:57 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Leovi

much love...

7:58 AM  
Blogger Magyar said...

Happy Mother's Day... Gillena_!

Standing close; presents of the womb; the smiles speak.

_m

8:09 AM  
Blogger Mary said...

I really liked the way you wrote about mothers' hands, Gillena. Indeed they are soothing hands that one remembers throughout one's life.

8:31 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Magyar

much love...

8:36 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Mary

much love...

8:36 AM  
Blogger Sanaa Rizvi said...

This was wonderful.. :D
Beautifully penned!
Lots of love
xoxo

8:37 AM  
Blogger Pia Rom said...

Lovely post, I have heard Sting singing the song "Desert Rose"...such a beautiful one! Love your words too! ♥ Conny
Piaroms Art Journaling

8:46 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Sanaa

much love...

9:06 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping by and leaving your link Connie, i will visit

much love...

9:07 AM  
OpenID myantimatterlife said...

Beautiful flowers and a poem to match. Happy Mother's Day.

9:22 AM  
Blogger totomai said...

The warmth of a mother's hand is undescrible. how i long for it now.

Lovely blooms you have there Gillena. Have a great week :)

9:24 AM  
Blogger brudberg said...

What lovely flowers - and happy Mother's Day to you ;-)

9:26 AM  
Blogger Vandana Sharma said...

so beautiful and soothing, best wishes.

9:33 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

"myantimatterlife" thanks for dropping in

much love...

9:40 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

happy you dropped in Totomai

much love...

9:41 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Bjorn

much love...

9:42 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Vandana

much love...

9:42 AM  
Blogger Gail said...

Beautiful.

Happy Mother's Day!

11:12 AM  
Blogger hyperCRYPTICal said...

A lovely trio, especially love the second.
Happy Mothers Day!
Anna :o]

11:38 AM  
Blogger Diane Mayr said...

Happy Mother's Day!

12:37 PM  
Blogger Mascha said...

Lovely flowers and words...
Happy Motherday

12:43 PM  
Blogger Sumana Roy said...

an exquisite set Gillena.."sunsets scrawl their golden light" a beautiful thought & Happy Mother's Day :)

1:08 PM  
Blogger Bill said...

Happy Mother's Day, Gillena.

2:54 PM  
Blogger Grace said...

I specially like the second one ~ Happy mother's day to you too ~

3:14 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Gail

much love...

5:28 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Anna

much love...

5:29 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Diane

much love...

5:29 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Mascha

much love...

5:30 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Sumana

much love...

5:31 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Bill

much love...

5:31 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Grace

much love...

5:32 PM  
Anonymous Donna@LivingFromHappiness said...

So wonderful when our blossoms here us calling them...lovely flowers!

5:54 PM  
Blogger Old Egg said...

What a post full of beautiful words and images Gillena. My favorite was "to sleep a dream".

9:27 PM  
Blogger Susan said...

How beautiful! Words to show a newborn what mother means! You have beautiful children too. Happy mothers' day.

11:35 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

So true Donna, happy you dropped by

Much love...

7:14 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thank you Robin

Much love...

7:14 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Susan

Much love...

7:15 AM  
Blogger Out of Sight L said...

\you must be so loved...Gillena and a happy belated mother's day xoxoxo

8:00 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Lorraine

much love...

10:55 AM  
Blogger Brother Ollie said...

Lovely poems today!

1:23 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Ollie

Much love...

1:56 PM  
Blogger Peggy said...

Lovely set of poem and I liked the photo of your desert rose. Thanks for visiting my blog as well!

3:52 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Peggy
Much love...

6:29 PM  
Blogger Adelaide said...

Been catching up on your blog. As always, lovely photos and haiku.

Adelaide

9:46 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Adelaide

Much love...

9:57 PM  
Blogger Jae Rose said...

Some beautiful images tucked in here - most of all the love sang out

8:44 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Jae

much love...

9:15 AM  
Blogger G L Meisner said...

Wonderful set.

9:07 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks G L
Much love...

4:02 PM  

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