The Beauty Of The Truth

A smooth, round pebble thrown with joy into a Killarney lake,
Creates movement of dancing ripples that reflects the light of the day,
Like the film of their lives, beginning with the first take,
My mother's moist, brown eyes scattered with flecks of green,

by Hazel Durham Click to read full poem

Comments (63)

A beautiful poem laced with the spirit of Ireland!
To observe the sheer beauty of the truth, All part of our roots, With their hearts joined forever in such bliss, Like their everyday wish, ..... // superb writings here in this new born leaf in this new born flower in this new born butterfly in the new born human child is hidden the beauty of truth where thinker discover own path of walking ahead to the world horizon........///
A very nice write for your loved ones, I specially liked your lines: Sweeping and weeping, To observe the sheer beauty of the truth, All part of our roots, With their hearts joined forever in such bliss Thank you very much for sharing. I have heard and read words of wonders about The Ring of Kerry and Killarney!
great! diction is very melodious and apparent. *beauty is truth-truth beauty ye know on earth, and ye need to know.
Fantastic poem...........
very good poem.................................................
A poem that holds time in one's hand. The truth is there. Beautifully crafted.+++10 Robert
Truth is God and God is beauty. (Satyam Shivam Sunderam-Bhagvad Geeta)
I love the way you presented the delicately written poem on Beauty and love. I would love to quote....Even the stars couldn't outshine their hearts glow, Like the constant, winding river of life in it's endless flow, The sound of their voices still carries across the wide expanse, Of heaven and earth, All part, Of our loving inheritance, 10+++++
Capturing the beauty of the truth, In the glory of their prime This last line is truly captivating..I love this poem...10+++++
I loved the wonderful lines with the touching, vivid imagery about love, memories, life and the beautiful truth
With wings of freedom of flight, Throughout each night Beautifully expressed...10!
Hazel, the truth is there's such great beauty in every line of your poem. The imagery is so vivid. The words so very well chosen. The emotions so passionate. A beautiful ode to your parents. A joy to behold.
Beautiful poem on love and life having thrilling expression. Touching write.
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What a poetic line! Like the constant, winding river of life in it's endless flow. Thanks for sharing here.
very talented poet beautiful poem and from ireland a nice trio
Beauty is really Truth; great written, thank you for sharing the poem with us
What a lovely poem touching memories in the ripples of time, love is truth perfected ant truth is love applied. Oh if only every had such fond memories. Wonderful poem
Even the stars couldn't....glow, - Beautiful pictursque of an old love.Your words are a perfect wheels that drove me to the Killarney Lake, though i practically know nothing about it.☺