Riding The Cooler Winds Back East

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Riding the cooler winds back east
Someday my simple dreams will prevail
Spent too many nights frozen & cold
Once again lost, I know he’s on my trail
Speak to me, for I’ll know if you tell the truth
Look at me, so I’ll know we’ll make it through
This soul damaged in these distant years
Wanting to be pure & return back to you
I need to shine down a path for your life
I want to be an example for you as you grow
May you always have shelter to weather a storm
I contain a perfect love you’ll come to know
You don’t know it yet, but you’re going to save me
A lifetime of joy just waiting for us to find
Adventures & endless discoveries ours to share
A new life, released from that which binds

*written years ago before the birth of my first child

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21 thoughts on “Riding The Cooler Winds Back East

      1. Seems that way indeed. I am just so enjoying your poetry. I am trying hard to drop the censuring I do (not filtering as we all know I have none) to myself when I am moved by the words in my soul.

        Today was the first time I felt as if I just let it ride.

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