Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Release--By Rick Parise--United States


For loving memory
she must depart
forever lovely
forever apart

My lilac of beauty
white satin dream
in solitude and rain drops
forever it seems

Rick Parise, known as “A Pondering Poet”, is from the beautiful land of Salem, Oregon.  The main focus of his poetry is to take the reader to a meaningful, personal time in their lives, to a place where spirit's are touched and memories unwind. He hopes you enjoy his work. To contact Rick email him at rickparise@yahoo.com


  1. From Joann Grisetti--

    For Rick: Release. This poem seems to be both sad and hopeful at the same time. I enjoy reading your work here and thank you for telling me of this site.

    1. Thank you, Joann, for taking time to comment on this wonderful poem by Rick. Rick, thank you for sharing your poem and for letting Joann know about Whispers. It's good to have you both a part of Whispers.


  2. Thank you Andrea Dietrich for the following comment--

    For Rick: Rick, you are indeed a pondering poet. I've always thought that about you, and I love how you touch us with the beauty of your words.