A Soft Brush of Tenderness

August 16, 2014 ~Charles Sauriol Conservation Area 086

It is in faint whispering that we hear and feel
the soft brush of tenderness that is revealed in emptiness and loneliness
through the poetry of the heart.

It is a gift.

About Virgilio Gavia

Interests: poetry, photography, writing (prose and poetry), walking/hiking, reading (non-fiction and books of poetry) drinking coffee and herbal teas, camping, fishing, contemplating, solitude, silence, traveling, faded jeans, meaningful conversation, wabi-sabi, haiku, tanka, Jazz, Classical, oldies, all the books of Thomas Merton, Joseph Campbell, Thomas Moore, John O'Donohue, Mary Oliver, David Whyte, Mark Strand, ancient Chinese and Japanese poets, The Bible, spirituality, philosophy, psychology, sociology, history, humanities and the arts.
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5 Responses to A Soft Brush of Tenderness

  1. What an exquisite photo with your poem – just that touch of light….

  2. Geo Sans says:


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