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  1. De Jackson says:

    I love that the photo looks like an exclamation mark. And you have punctuated it well, with your words. πŸ™‚

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, De ❀️ so glad you liked it πŸ˜€

  2. Grace says:

    I love that petals of tulle with the brightest of blush ~ Spread wisdom as seed, a stem and in bloom ~ Just gorgeous imagery of words Sanaa ~

    1. Sanaa says:

      And thank you Grace ❀️ for the wonderful inspiration and prompt πŸ™‚

  3. You really jumped on this prompt; nicely done. You’re the first Ive encountered who chose that image. I found an uncommon one too. Writing to images is always stimulating.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Most definitely ❀️ thanks for stopping by, Glenn πŸ™‚

  4. Love “scintillating.” What a great way to start your poem!

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you kindly, Silver-gardenia πŸ™‚

  5. kanzensakura says:

    Wonderful poem. I so love you chose this delicate arrangement of pink blooms from among her works. The poem is as delicate as the blooms.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Toni ❀️ so glad you liked the poem πŸ˜€

  6. That’s a great first line, Sanaa! The whole poem is very pleasing and wise.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much Marilyn ❀️

  7. rosemawrites says:

    awww. we both pick flowers arranged. πŸ™‚

    I love how you relate the beautiful image to disposition in life. And yes to those last two lines ❀️

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Rosemarie ❀️ heading over to read yours πŸ™‚

  8. Bjorn Rudberg says:

    Indeed.. it’s sometimes the simplest things that make the difference.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Bjorn πŸ™‚ so glad that you agree.

  9. Marina Sofia says:

    Your choice of words puts me in the mind of ballerinas lining up to point their toes at the end of a performance. Sweet and charming!

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Marina ❀️ for your kind and loving words πŸ™‚

  10. annell4 says:

    A lovely piece…no truer words ever spoken. It is up to us to notice, as in the “Color Purple,” she said, “if there is a field of purple, and you don’t notice, it really pisses off God.” I think the universe is set up for your happiness…so be happy!

    1. Sanaa says:

      Most definitely ❀️ thanks for stopping by Annell πŸ™‚

  11. I agree with De, she put it so perfectly!

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Kim ❀️ so glad you liked it πŸ˜€

  12. oh, this reminds me of emily dickinson!
    so lovely.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Stacy ? so glad you liked it ❀️

  13. Mish says:

    A wise message spoken so sweetly. I just love that you began with the word, “scintillating”. I read your poem before realizing that we came up with the same title for our poems.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Michelle ❀️ so glad you liked it πŸ™‚

  14. Victoria says:

    Nice use of rhyme, Sanaa, and how you engage the senses. Also like use of the second person.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Victoria ❀️ so glad you liked it πŸ˜€

  15. lynn says:

    A scintillating write! Spreading love and wisdom is best way to live, Sanaa πŸ™‚

    1. Sanaa says:

      Definitely, thank you so much, Lynn πŸ˜€

  16. Bryan Ens says:

    Indeed, there is so much beauty to be had in the simpler things

    1. Sanaa says:

      Definitely πŸ™‚ thanks for stopping by, Bryan

  17. kaykuala h says:

    simpler things are what
    matter most in life!

    Couldn’t agree more with this. Why complicate matters when simple things are at hand. Great thoughts Sanaa!

    Hank

    1. Sanaa says:

      Definitely πŸ™‚ thanks for stopping by, Hank

  18. Jae Rose says:

    The shape made me think of a spine and if we have a backbone as strong and bright as flowers we will indeed have a sunny disposition πŸ™‚

    1. Sanaa says:

      I never thought of it that way πŸ˜€ thanks for sharing your views, Jae ❀️

  19. Thotpurge says:

    petals of tulle with the brightest blush..gorgeous

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you kindly, Rajani ❀️

  20. Old Egg says:

    How right you are about the simpler things in life Sanaa. Beauty is everywhere and we don’t have to look hard to find it.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Most definitely πŸ™‚ thanks for stopping by, Robin

  21. Mary says:

    Wise words here, Sanaa!
    We must take time to appreciate the simplest things.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Definitely ❀️ thank you so much, Mary πŸ™‚

  22. Kerry O'Connor says:

    Such a pretty poem, Sanaa.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you kindly, Kerry ❀️

  23. gillena says:

    Indeed this poem is elegant and fascinating at the same time, happy Sunday Sanaa

    much love…

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Gillena ❀️

  24. Rall says:

    The simple things are the only things that matter in the end. Lovely poem
    and beautiful pic.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you kindly, Rall ❀️

  25. Sherry Marr says:

    This is lovely, Sanaa.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Sherry ❀️ so good to see you πŸ™‚

  26. Leo says:

    Absolutely. Simple things matter most in life. Very true. πŸ™‚

    1. Sanaa says:

      Definitely πŸ™‚ thanks for stopping by, Vinay

  27. ZQ says:

    Another wonderful piece Sanaa πŸ™‚
    ZQ

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much πŸ™‚ so glad you liked it.

  28. Susan says:

    The certainty of seed, stem and bloom is attractive indeed in its simplicity. The sensual outer layer can beguile, but certainty is the real attraction.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Definitely ❀️ thanks for stopping by, Susan πŸ™‚

  29. Sumana Roy says:

    to meet the sultriest day with the brightest blush….very strengthening indeed…i love everything about this poem Sanaa, from the picture to the title to the words…

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you kindly, Sumana ❀️

  30. Stacy Mar says:

    Yes, the simple things are what matter most πŸ™‚

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Stacy πŸ™‚ good to see you ❀️

  31. totomai says:

    First, that is a beautiful photo, Sanaa.

    Absolutely true, simple things in life are the best. Delicate.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Totomai πŸ™‚ so glad you liked it.

  32. dsnake1 says:

    yes, “simpler things are what matter most in life.” totally enjoyed your poem. πŸ™‚

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, dsnake πŸ™‚ so glad you enjoyed it.

  33. Sue Anderson says:

    Yes, it’s the simple things!

    1. Sanaa says:

      Definitely πŸ˜€ thanks for stopping by, Sue ❀️

  34. Sara McNulty says:

    I love the petals of tulle! Such a lovely poem, Sanaa.

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Sara ❀️ so glad you liked it πŸ˜€

    1. Sanaa says:

      Thank you so much, Rosemary ❀️

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