Joy was a snowflake

Caught in my hand.


I held it too close

And it melted.

Joy was a daisy

I picked in the morn.

Tucked in my pocket,

Its petals were lost.

Joy was a smile

You placed in my heart.

I shared it with a friend.

Its warmth glows on!

By Martha L Shaw – © 2017

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14 Responses to SHARE YOUR HEART

  1. Thank you Martha! That is the tag line of my blog – giving and receiving blessings! Thank you for posting the quote!

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  2. Your poem is beautiful!

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  3. Beautiful to see how only what we pass on will last.
    Blessings for the week. ~ Fran

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  4. updownflight says:

    I really like that too. I’ve found giving to be the loveliest of things.


  5. What a beautiful, beautiful poem, Martha 🙂

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