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Thursday, December 9, 2010

Arch Bliss

Beautiful curves and angles,
reaching high into the sky.
Finely crafted glass and wood adorn you,
standing the long test of time.
Seeing decades of faces pass by,
having driven by you many times,
this day you catch my eye.
On my approach toward you,
I feel the need to take you in,
forever capturing the subtle beauty
that you possess within.


  1. Beauty is like that, isn’t it? One day, we stop and take notice of something that’s been there for a long time, reminding us that there is beauty everywhere. And maybe it's a good thing tat we don't always see the beauty in everything. If we did, we might implode from sheer overwhelm...

    Lovely piece.

  2. architecture for sure can bewitch us..

  3. I love your poem about the architecture, I think as we mature, we sometimes take the time to slow down and enjoy the view. I know I do.

  4. Architecture, stunning pillars of the road, one we pass often, yet miss its beauty.

  5. Wonderful reminder of architecture's beauty.

  6. isn't that the truth! Architecture can do that to you

    great poem!

  7. love it,
    solid and cool piece.

    welcome linking in poems to potluck tonight.

  8. welcome, Glad to see you share..

    Happy Potluck!
    Stay blessed.


  9. A fantastic write about what often as I stroll by I fail to notice the beauty of!

  10. The column, triangle and square classic beauty combined.

  11. Thank you all very much for your comments and thoughts! I appreciate the different perspectives that you've shared here. :)

  12. Discovering all the differences and similarities from one type of architecture to another emphasizes the beauty of each.

  13. Its beautiful.. I liked it.. thanks

    ॐ नमः शिवाय
    Om Namah Shivaya

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  15. Here is the end of the year awards 4 you, enjoy!

    End of The Year Awards 4 Friends of Jingle or Jingle Poetry Community

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