I Fell in Love With a Writer.

Via Tara Lemieux
on Apr 25, 2013
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“Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.”

Anton Chekhov


I accidentally
fell in love with a writer.
I was wrapped around her words,
like a creature in the middle of a cyclone.
And she spilled letters from her tongue
like a clumsy schoolgirl lost in the hallway,
which made me realize that she never knew
the merit she withheld from a stranger like me.
I am more certain that I have
fallen in love with a writer.
And she didn’t even
have to know
my name.

~ Author, Unknown

I absolutely love this poem and someday, I hope to have this kind of most secret admirer.

Sure, we writers can be a bit much to handle but, know this—our hearts are spun from only the best kind of ‘gold.’

Namaste and much love on this day.

(And remember, never ever be afraid to fall in love—even if it is just with a few silly words.)


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Ed: Bryonie Wise


About Tara Lemieux

Tara Lemieux is a mindful wanderer, and faithful stargazer. She is an ardent explorer and lover of finding things previously undiscovered (or, at the very least, mostly not-uncovered.) When she’s not writing, you can find her walking in the woods and sometimes changing the way we look at things, one simple moment at a time. You can contact her at via her website Mindfully Musing or, take one second to "LIKE" her on Facebook at Tara's Facebook Page. Or email her directly at [email protected]. All roads will lead to one home, and rest assured she (and Nudnick, the wonder dog) would LOVE to hear from you.


4 Responses to “I Fell in Love With a Writer.”

  1. Jacinta says:

    Love this post 🙂

  2. Tara Lemieux says:

    Thank you Jacinta ~ much love, Tara Lemieux

  3. dejah says:

    I love the Chekhov quote, love the poem, love what you wrote!

  4. Tara Lemieux says:

    Thank you, Dejah! <3 xo