What the world needs now…

let kindness never be forgotten

though sullen grayness defines, the

folds of time blur memories

of once hapless spirits

as they raise their cups

to graciousness,

goodwill and

heartfelt

cheer

#TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 249, #THEMEPROMPT

This month’s theme is: Kindness

-Eugi

About Eugenia

“Sometimes, the most meaningful messages are shared through the fewest words.” - Julie B. Campbell
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45 Comments

  1. Beautiful flowers and beautiful words. Excellent.

    Have a fabulous day, Eugenia. ♥

  2. Kindness .. is a precious gift …
    “Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.” —Princess Diana.

    • Yes, and thank you for sharing such a beautiful quote by Princess Diana, Ivor! Kindness should come from the heart and not an afterthought.

  3. Beautiful… 💞 Sharing! xo

  4. D.L. Finn, Author

    May we never forget, beautiful!

  5. Inspiring reminder, Eugi

  6. This is such a lovely poem . Kindness💕

  7. A beautiful poem and message

  8. Kindness: we can all show more of that! Beautifully written, Eugi.
    pax,
    dora

  9. What a beautiful bouquet. Fitting accompaniment to well crafted words.

  10. A wonderfully written tribute to kindness! The poem is visually pleasing as well as pleasing to the ear. <3 Lovely photo.

  11. I don’t know Eugi, I feel like I need to say, hear hear. 🙂

  12. Reminds me of the kindness of doing nice things for oneself, like getting flowers from the local farm stand…
    🙂
    My bunch has Dahlias and Marigolds 😀

  13. The world would be a better and happier place if your words were read and taken to heart.

  14. Amen to this. Really, may this be so. Thanks for sharing.

  15. Love this, Eugi! Wonderful 🙂

  16. Yes, kindness should never be forgotten. Beautiful poem and your flowers are luscious!

  17. Franci, this nonet says it all! I love it! Happy Halloween, my friend. <3

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  19. Gwen M. Plano

    Beautiful, Franci. 💗

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