Softly. {Poetry} ~ Jyoti Wind

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on Jan 18, 2013
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against the shore line

of eternity,

I lap up against the sands

of my own immortality.

I ponder and muse,

taking my time

with my choices,

lest I cast into time

a path I won’t want

to follow.


against the shore line

of eternity,

I see the infinitesimal


of all that I think

is huge.


Jyoti Wind SMJyoti Wind is an astrologer and writer. She has self-published six books: poetry, meditation and prayers; a childhood memoir; and several anthologies. Her new book, The Creative Arc: An Anthology on Writing, will be available this month, Nov. 2012. A mother, grandmother and great grandmother, she lives in Boulder, CO. You can reach her at [email protected].


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7 Responses to “Softly. {Poetry} ~ Jyoti Wind”

  1. Prema Rose says:

    Beautifully expressed, Jyoti.

  2. purplestoneblog says:

    Thoroughly enjoy Jyoti Wind's poetry. "Softly " is beautiful, quiet and goes deep. thanks for this one……..

  3. Jyoti says:

    Thank you!!!

  4. Jyoti says:

    Thank you!!!!

  5. Beverly S. says:

    Jyoti – This is my favorite so far. You go, girl.

  6. Susan Joa says:

    Love this one! I can almost hear the ocean!

  7. Curtine Metcalf says:

    What wonderful expressions of your glorious feeling, thinking, doings…xxoo