so love tanka

so love tanka
“i carry your heart with me(i carry it in my heart)” — e.e. cummings

you quicken our hearts
(and our eyes start to well up)
saying, i LOVE you!

so precious, so mutual,
so open, so deep, so true!

© Ken Chawkin
February 18, 2012
Fairfield, Iowa

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3 Responses to “so love tanka”

  1. i carry your heart with me by E. E. Cummings « The Uncarved Blog Says:

    […] Hagelin — “Only Higher Consciousness Can Transform Our World” — Beyond Awakening Blog so love tanka […]

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  2. Judy Raymond Says:

    Beautiful Kenny. Your simplicity and depth are so refreshing! So beautiful! Thank you for sharing your heart and soul.
    Love, Judy

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    • Ken Chawkin Says:

      Thank you, Judy. But I’m also sharing Sali’s heart and soul. Without her none of this poetry would exist. She is my love and inspiration, my muse. I just reflect on what’s happening and try to put in words the sweet-sad transformational wonder of it all.

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