Wednesday, July 13, 2011

What Will Be

We look forward to it.
The thoughts linger from the past.
Memories of what was.
What will be.
Not too warm.
Walk out the door and relax.
The dreams of many.
Not always true.

Clouds and rain remain.
Wind that blows the chimes.
Beaches were made to walk and run.
Put up nets and see them play.
Eye candy for the young.
Reminders of youthful days for others.
Buckets and shovels with sand.
Rolls of waves or just the tides with shells.

The trails of green.
Sitting by the fires.
Looking at stars that shine above.

It's what I remember from childhood.
The warmer days and nights.
Enjoying the best of what we get.
Not those rainy ones.

Too soon it's gone.
Talks begin of what to do next year.
While sitting on the deck,
I will always remember
the feeling I get
when the word is mentioned.

~ JC ~

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3 comments:

Remington said...

Beautiful....

Brian said...

Very well said! Thanks for spreading the word about Lil Em, she is a sweetie and needs all the help she can get!

Tess Kincaid said...

Absolutely. It is gone too soon.

There comes a time in your life when you walk away from all of the drama and the people who create it. You surround yourself with people who make you laugh. Forget the bad and focus on the good. Love the people who treat you right and pray for those who don’t. Life is too short to be anything but happy. Falling down is part of life, getting back up is living.

~ Jose N. Harris

Characters In My Garden

Purr Gang ~ My five cats

Cats ~ Al, Ashton Rosevelt, Jasmine Marie, Riley Andrew & Meredith Ann

Fur Gang ~ Jodie Isabella and Sally Jean
(The Original member, Sweet Bella is in memory only now. Maddy Jean, another original member, past away in August of 2014)

Mr. Boatman ~ my husband who likes boats

DD ~ my daughter who graduated and is now out living in the real world

DS or Dson ~ my son is studying computer science and math



Maddy Jean & Bella

Maddy Jean & Bella
Both gone but never forgotten

Jodie Isabella

Jodie Isabella

Al

Al
I adopted him from our local Humane Society

Ashton

Ashton
Adopted from my local horse supply store

Jasmine

Jasmine
I adopted her from Purrfect Pals

Riley

Riley
I adopted him from the local Humane Society

Meredith Ann

Meredith Ann
I adopted her from Purrfect Pals