Lovely Wildflower

Updated on April 3, 2017
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I'm a writer, a poet, a dreamer. Born and raised in New York City. I live in the suburbs of Riga, Latvia. I have a wonderful cat named Sid.

She came to him one day,

like a wildflower so lovely,

an independent soul,

looking for love and understanding.

She never let him pin her down,

came and went,

like the wind.

Soon he was hopelessly in love,

watching this beauty,

like a wildflower beneath the sun,

blossom and grow.

With her beside him,

he thought he could do most anything,

when she smiled,

she took away all the rain.

He loved her more than anything,

but was willing to let her have her way,

as long as she was willing,

to be with him most every day.

In every way,

a lovely wildflower was she

and if possible grew lovelier still.

It was his love that shone upon her,

that made her bloom,

from within her,

her soulful lovely colors did shine.

He made it known,

this wildflower was his,

to have and to hold,

to love for eternity.

Came the day when she was ready,

fully in bloom,

so colorful and happy,

finally ready to stay,

loving him in every way.

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        Gypsy Rose Lee 11 months ago from Riga, Latvia

        Thank you Shauna.

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        Shauna L Bowling 11 months ago from Central Florida

        Another beauty, Rasma!

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        Gypsy Rose Lee 12 months ago from Riga, Latvia

        Thank you Robert.

        Thank you Lori.

        Thank you FlourishAnyway.

        Thank you Manatita and blessings to you.

        Thank you Gina. I feel that my muses are of a great help and the gentle hand of my dad who was a poet and writer. Other times my fingers fly over the keys and then I read what is on the page.

        Thank you Whonu and blessings to you too.

        All the spring colors are delightful Bill. Enjoy.

        Thank you Ruby. I love to listen to Dolly from time to time.

        Thank you Gwenneth.

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        Gwenneth Leane 12 months ago from Glen Osmond, Adelaide, South Australia Australia

        I love the atmosphere of this narrative poem, the freedom it alludes to. I like the progression of love to the point of ready to commit.

        I like how the man is patient and persistent sand realizes what is needed to capture and tame his wild creature.

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        Ruby Jean Richert 12 months ago from Southern Illinois

        My yard is full of wildflowers, lavender, golden and red. Lovely just like your poetry. Dolly is icing on the cake...

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        Bill Holland 12 months ago from Olympia, WA

        Well, the cherry blossoms are out, as are the wildflowers where I live, but I do love the spring colors. :)

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        whonunuwho 12 months ago from United States

        Nicely done my friend. Blessings. whonu

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        Threekeys 12 months ago from Australia

        Full of softness and gentleness. How do you do it? Lovely Gina.

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        manatita44 12 months ago from london

        Such sweet music here this morning and vocals from Dolly Parton. Charming!

        How I wish that my Lord is a wildflower, who would come into my Heart and stay. Great poetry!!

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        FlourishAnyway 12 months ago from USA

        He picked her. I like the imagery.

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        Lori Colbo 12 months ago from Pacific Northwest

        Quite lovely.

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        Fiddleman 12 months ago

        Beautiful poem!