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My childhood memories are so rosy now
just simple things, a makeshift swing
and puzzles made of rocks and string

I give to each this special glow
a secret smile, my childish style
to make my friends remain awhile

But could it be these memories
are different things, my siren sings
of much desired imaginings?

If so I wish to never know
Remembering smiles, that yet beguile
and make this time so soft, worthwhile

(c) Helen Valentina 2016

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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3 Responses to Rosy

  1. I don’t want to know if the sweet memories were somehow not so sweet. Enjoyed the poem, Helen.

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