Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash. Leonard Cohen

Monday, February 20, 2012


Book's dedication
A gift from my grandmother
Love of poetry

Written for The Haiku Challenge 2012 - Day 21 – February 21st – Theme: Dedication


Cloaked Monk said...

How wonderfully sweet and what a great connection for you to have with your grandmother!

⁂ܓVållῐ ⁂ܓ☺ said...

Wow!...That book is a treasure!
Lovely dedication :)
Implicit Dedication

Pranali Kadam said...

This is beauttiful!

Ramesh Sood said...

That must be so very nostalgic.. RS:)

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

A true treasure, this book dedicated especially to you, and inscribed with your grandmother's hand.

Dedicated to Romancing the Wild

becca givens said...

A 45 yr old dedication -- a lasting memory and gift from your grandmother ... She added to the inspirational encouragement for you to express yourself through words. Enduring!! Thank you for sharing!

Here is my Day 21.

nene said...

Lovely. I love books. and what a nice memorable gift you've received from your love one.
It must have inspired you because the last few days you've contributed,quite prodigiously, to this blog.

Gracias, mi amiga

Ellecee said...

What nice dedications - your Haiku and your Grandmother's words.

Grace said...

This is a beautiful and personal dedication ~

Thanks for sharing this dear ~

SweetTalkingGuy said...

Yeah, cool dedication!

darev2005 said...

I can see that your love of the rhyming word goes back a long ways. And it keeps getting better every day.

Someone is Special said...

treasure! :-) :-) :-)