Secret Smile

My secret smile
flowers in silence
No-one can see

My secret smile
lasts but a moment’s

My secret smile
tells of such truths
the world can’t know

My secret smile
belongs only to me
and I will not show

(c) Helen Valentina 2013, All Rights Reserved

About Helen

I'm drawn to blogging as a way to share ideas and consider what makes us who we are. Whether it's in our working life or our creativity, expression is a means to connect.
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19 Responses to Secret Smile

  1. sknicholls says:

    Even if you don’t do these, this one is meaningful and we just want you to know we are with you:)

  2. Noora says:

    “My secret smile
    flowers in silence”
    …. stunning! I wish I wrote this. lol. 🙂

  3. Aka Teraka says:

    A beautiful beautiful poem… 🙂
    Reminds me of something I wrote many years ago – will post on Monday 🙂
    Thanks for sharing.

  4. Brian Hughes says:

    Are you sure it’s not just wind?

  5. howanxious says:

    A secret smile must be secretive… for its wonder lie in its secretiveness.
    Now before I overindulge in the usage of the word secret, I must say that it was a quick and a good read. 🙂

  6. Elaine says:

    Very lovely Helen. I smiled when I read it, thinking of those secret smiles and what mine mean to me. 🙂

  7. Those are the ones we don’t readily expose… they are the most fragile xxx

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