Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Heart of the Sun--By Scott Thomas Outlar--United States

Heart of the Sun

You sent me the picture
of a sunflower
on your way to work

but truly
you gifted me
the entire sun
when you walked into my world

Scott Thomas Outlar hosts the site 17Numa.wordpress.com where links to his published poetry, fiction, essays, and interviews can be found. He has three poetry collections currently available: Songs of a Dissident (Transcendent Zero Press, 2015), Happy Hour Hallelujah (CTU Publishing, 2016), and Chaos Songs (Weasel Press, 2016).

18 comments:

  1. Very nice, I enjoyed reading this very much.

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  2. Beautiful. Simply beautiful. Words that would be perfect on a greeting card. Thank you for sharing, Scott. Continued blessings!

    -MJ (www.tgbtgpublictions.com)

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  3. very touching poem, well written

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  4. So simple but represents a bigger picture of love.

    Its the simple things that spark love.

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    1. You are right, Ntchindi, I agree. The small things in life somehow contain the large. Thank you for reading.

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  5. Your beautiful speaks beautiful words. Thank you

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