Ultimate Presence

The exquisite presence

Of caressing silence

Spilling deeply

Into the softened heart

Untying knots of memory

Washing them away gently

Filling this earthly vessel

No longer an island

With profound knowing

That I am not alone


“Wealth is the ability to fully experience life. “

(Henry David Thoreau)

Patrick’s Theme: Island(s) https://pixtowords.com/2019/07/14/islands-pic-and-a-word-challenge-196/

V. J.’s Theme: Presence https://onewomansquest.org/2019/07/15/v-j-s-weekly-challenge-57-presence/


About Olga

I have always had an affinity for artistic endeavors and the beauties of nature. The power of the word combined with photography have become my creative spark.
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15 Responses to Ultimate Presence

  1. oneletterup says:

    What lovely imagery here! Ending with not being alone. So nice.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Lindy Le Coq says:

    Love “…knots of memory” – powerful! Hugs, Lindy

    Liked by 1 person

    • Olga says:

      Thank-you, Lindy. Knots in the past are difficult to dissolve, but they can be understood and let go. Takes time. Happy that you connected to my poetry. ❤


  3. You heard my heart when you wrote this one! Perfectly expressed Olga! ❤

    Liked by 1 person

  4. V.J. Knutson says:

    You are so gifted, Olga, and have truly captured the experience I had just this morning at the riverside. We are never really alone. Wish I could hold that feeling always.

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  5. Elaine says:

    Beautiful flow of words, I really enjoyed reading ❤️

    Liked by 1 person

  6. AmyRose🌹 says:

    Olga, this brought such peace to my inner being. My problems drifted away as I just gazed at the water ….. beautiful post all the way around. Thank you so much!! 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼

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