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Tuesday, February 2, 2010

A poem to share

Some time back my SIL and a friend wrote this poem as a writing exercise. I thought I'd share it with you all here as it seems to be fitting.

The rhythm of the hook

as it moves the yarn around

Calls to me in whispers

a sweet familiar sound.

My hand moves almost dreamlike

without a thought or care

As I fashion something new

for someone cold to wear.

Perhaps a scarf or cap

Maybe a blanket too

With each and every stitch

I think of more to do

So when the cold winds blow

and when the snow falls down

My yarn helps me to remember

Forgotten people all around.

I am the one who’s blessed

As my warm hands stitch away

I pray the rhythm of my hook

Will help someone in some small way.

copy righted @ sandy June 2009

Hats 368
Mittens 66
Scarves 147
Socks 79 pair
*counts from day 1, Dec 2 2008


  1. I think we wrote this poem at Writer's Group...we need to do another one!

  2. That is a very beautiful poem! I loved it! Thanks for sharing! Hugs!

  3. Yep Jan a writing exercise in the group. I found it again the other day and thought it would be good to share.


  4. The poem says it all. Beautiful!

  5. That's lovely! You might like to put a copyright notice on there or before long you'll get it in your e-mail as an anonymous crochet poem going around the 'net. LOL

  6. Good suggestion Sandie, not sure how to do that; but will give it a go. thanks

  7. Pure and beautiful love in action. Really touched!

  8. Nice poem, like the way it makes me smile



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