Send some poetry to a friend - the love thought that counts!
 
Poems for the People   -  Poems by the People

About the Poem

Although I enjoy poetry I do not have a lot of experience in writing poetry. As the rain was hitting the windows of my house and I was probing my most deepest thoughts, I remembered someone very dear to me who has provided comfort and strength to me in wading through the rocky waters of life. My Best Friend.

A Few Visitor Comments

riley
my first time to this site, probably my last, found this poem in a google search and i love it, please keep writing, if for no one else do it for yourself
brandi
this poem is very well written, and not to mention inspiring to the readers. GOOD JOB!
Bobette
You are one of the few people who understand the real meaning of friendship! Thank you for this poem!
Larry
This poems says what I could not say. Few words but very powerful. Thanks

There are More comments below the poem ...

Serenity

As I look
Beyond the ripples of my reflections
To examine my inner self;
The ripples begin to fade . . .
As the reflection lays beside me
Grasping my hand,
The inner warmth shields me
And the vision of my reflection appears
I see you. My Friend.

A Few FREE things you can do with this poem!

Want to share this poem with a friend? You can email the whole poem (not just a link) directly to your friend, with a personal message from you.
If this poem touched you, please take a moment to Vote for the poem and perhaps leave a comment telling us why.
Artistically inclined? You can use this poem in a graphical greeting card, designed by you, and then send it to a friend.
Add this poem to your netpoets.com MyPoems space so you can always find it.
Want to post this poem to your blog or website? Click here and we'll make it easy.
Need a hardcopy? You can send a copy of this poem directly to your printer, without all of the color and graphics.

And a few more if you like the Author ...

Want to send the author a private email? If we have a current address, we'll send your message to them for you.
You can subscribe to this author and we'll let you know any time they publish a new poem with us.
© 1999 Dena Martin Please respect the rights of the author and Passions in Poetry. If you would like to use this poem on your own web page, please contact the Author. Thank you.

More Visitor Comments (from the Voting form)

Nancy
Just those few words got me instantly choked up. Friendship truly is a beautiful gift and this poem captures perfectly the profound connections that I feel with some of my closest friends.
Surash
It is short yet sweet and it defines the true meaning of friendship.
Eapoe
PERFECT !
Michelle
I posted your poem on this weeks newsletter in my community http://communities.iuniverse.com/christianromances thanks!
Sharon
Beautiful imagery and such wonderful insight. Thank you.
J
So compact, yet so full of meaning this poem is. It describes what I feel about a new friend with whom I am intimate, but we haven't shared commitment or the words "I love you."
Chrystal
This poem is actually the best way to describe a true friend. IT opens up inside you and explains the un-explainable! I LOVE IT WITH A DEEP PASSION!
Susan
Such simple words expressing so much.very much the style I try to emulate.
Kymmie
This is an amazing poem which has amazing feeling behind it. I think it summarizes real friendship.
Rachel
Awesome poem. i don't know much about poetry, but this one stuck out!

All Visitor Comments on this poem have been posted by people who wanted to let the author know the poem touched their hearts. If you would like to leave a comment of your own, please Vote for this poem.