Macy Dvirnak

Baby's Breath - Poem by Macy Dvirnak

Doubt ye not,
The power of words,

For they can build up,
Or they can desrtoy.

Like firey arrows,
From the tongue they fly-

They can give life,
Or cause one to die.

They be not something,
With which to toy-

Words can wrought sorrow,
Or bless one with joy,

Words can bring one
Sweet memories,
or painfu panging of regret.

So speak ye not,
words of death,
But rather words
which be sweet-

Baby's breath.

Comments about Baby's Breath by Macy Dvirnak

  • Godfrey Morris Godfrey Morris (3/19/2015 5:19:00 PM)

    Great poem cleverly crafted let us speak words that give life. (Report) Reply

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  • Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (3/19/2015 12:37:00 PM)

    Would but everyone see words the way you do. (Report) Reply

  • Jasbir Chatterjee Jasbir Chatterjee (3/19/2015 11:58:00 AM)

    This is a beautiful poem and certainly deserves to be the poem of the day today...Yes, doubt ye not, words do have great power... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, February 14, 2013

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