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Bridges Ahead

Posted in Free Verse Poetry with tags , , , on April 1, 2013 by lengesinski

Mackinac Bridge - Mackinac Bridge History and ...

Mackinac Bridge – Mackinac Bridge History and Facts (Photo credit: Odalaigh)

Bridges Ahead



as if voice in fading

spanning time, and places

so long ago



just a quick glance back

stolen glances, from yesteryear

time-linking fabric



In taking forward for what is of the now

an ever deepening respect for what was then

of People,  Times, and Places all so very yet Dear

Bridges Ahead©Leonard.C. Gesinski All Rights Reserved(04/01/2013)


The Bridge

Posted in Prose with tags , , on August 22, 2012 by lengesinski

Grave  Marker Theology

Grave Marker Theology (Photo credit: mtsofan)

English: Cranwell Swing Bridge, Kennet and Avo...

English: Cranwell Swing Bridge, Kennet and Avon Navigation The fisherman sits peacefully, knowing that neither he nor his quarry will be disturbed by passing boats, as this stretch of the waterway was still unnavigable in 1976. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Bridges over frozen waters

Bridges over frozen waters (Photo credit: Allie’s.Dad)

The Bridge


In The Days and Months Following Your Passing,

Finding Myself Still Staring at the Grave Marker.

The Touch of Fingers to the Cold Marble,

Holding Out for and Wishing for Just One More Touch of Hands, a Wish to Rekindle What Once Was.

Still Unable to Exorcise the Revenant of Times Past.

The Foggy Dreams, a Distant Figure Imploring, a Silent Pleading,  a Beckoning Forward.

Then Two Crossing a Bridge Spanning a Murky Expance, Heading to Opposite Sides,

Turning Briefly, and  Facing Each Other…..

Knowing Smiles are Exchanged, a Silent Knowing between the Two


One of This Life and Time…the Here and Now, and One having Transcended the Shackles of Mortality.


The Bridge© Leonard.C. Gesinski All Rights Reserved 08/16/2012

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