blue sky day.”
“From first a fondness to a friendship,
I have adored you from the start.
Then came pure and sweet affection,
a long embrace and I offered you my heart.”
“Imagining your inspiring eyes,
and how, when they meet mine,
elicit such sweet affection!
Then, passionately we intertwine
and delight in love’s perfect connection!”
“Our lucky stars determined,
and they probably had a clue,
that it would take some extra time for me
to find my way to you!”
From my original romantic poem "It's the Slightest Things"
Welcome to Painting You With Words. I am Chris Wood and a Texas boy from Dallas! I have just started writing poetry again in the last several years. My recent years have been spent in the consulting world related to web applications, streaming media and software technology. I also served at Southern Methodist University in Dallas for 12 wonderful years as a full time university chaplain and minister. Most of my close friends tell me that I probably get a little too clever sometimes for my own good! I will do my best to write from my heart. I hope you enjoy my original poetry.
I will be sharing my original poetry and possibly spotlighting the works of other contemporary poets.
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