Learn More

GinNie Tanner Smith

Rookie (1948 / Seymor, Indiana)

Silent Steps


Silent Steps
Gin-Nie Tanner Smith
January 15,2013, Copy Right 2013 ©

Miles are between us, there is naught one step towards or from I can't recall,
The pure joy, the angst; the love and laughter; betrayal or trust, we had it all;
Were it possible to lay my fingers upon your check to soothe the stress away,
Or to gently stroke your forearm to relax the angst or pull of the day;
There are days under dark, ominous clouds that both warms and chills as one,
As a fireside that warmed our hearts and souls, or pathways in the sun;
Recalling walks while sharing the sunlight dancing within a crystal spring thaw,
Captured within the rare moments of silent communication to oft recall;
The shadow of your face reveals to heed your call, as if need me there,
I can only dispatch that my loving spirit remains forever in your care;
Yes, distance between us, yet the shadows follow along the path,
Echoes of the past to sate and silent steps that track us back.

Submitted: Saturday, March 02, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Missing loved ones....

Comments about this poem (Silent Steps by GinNie Tanner Smith )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  3. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  4. The Boy Who Laughed At Santa Claus, Ogden Nash
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  7. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  8. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. Trees, Joyce Kilmer

Poem of the Day

poet Emily Jane Brontë

I am the only being whose doom
No tongue would ask no eye would mourn
I never caused a thought of gloom
A smile of joy since I was born

In secret pleasure - secret tears
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Pain, Pain Knows No Race, Hebert Logerie
  2. God's Hands Of Love, Tom Zart
  3. Alone, Samantha Gronn
  4. David, Casey Renee Kiser
  5. She Stuck Her Butt Out At Me..., wanderer sailor
  6. Nine Views of the Huangshan, Paul Hartal
  7. Trying to Say Goodbye, Bijay Kant Dubey
  8. Autumn, Leong Ming Loong
  9. Colors, Tom Squires
  10. वक्त का तकाजा है vakt ka takaaja hai, hasmukh amathalal
[Hata Bildir]