words and art by w a l t e r w s m i t h

Remembering You

the beauty in you
can now only move us to tears
in the lost we deeply feel

This work and poem of remembrance is dedicated to my sister-in-law who passed away yesterday. We love you Zina … deeply.

22 responses

  1. Deepest condolences, Walter.

    January 5, 2013 at 1:37 am

    • Thank you very much Jessica. And a blessed New Year to you.

      January 5, 2013 at 3:49 am

  2. I’m so sorry for your loss. (((hugs)))

    January 5, 2013 at 5:55 am

    • Thank you Misty. I appreciate the sentiment. Peace my friend.

      January 5, 2013 at 6:38 am

  3. oh walter..so sorry to hear about this…sending hugs and prayers your way…a beautiful and felt artwork to honor her

    January 5, 2013 at 7:45 am

    • Thank you Claudia. She was a light in our world. And forever will be.

      January 5, 2013 at 8:16 am

  4. So sorry for your loss Walter, it’s relentless isn’t it, thank God for each day of wonder.

    January 5, 2013 at 9:12 am

    • Thanks Gilly. And yes, all the beautiful days of remembrance hold us together.

      January 5, 2013 at 10:57 pm

  5. I am sorry to find of your loss, may her memories give some light in the heart of others.

    January 5, 2013 at 10:41 am

    • Thanks Benjamin. Last year I lost my only daughter. She was 33. It has been difficult at times. But the support I’ve received from friends, bloggers and family have been very uplifting and soothing. Peace and keep the faith.

      January 5, 2013 at 11:04 pm

  6. Junsjazz

    My condolences for your loss…its always hard when a family member passes away

    January 5, 2013 at 10:53 am

  7. Colors and light – a touching way to remember her, Walter. I am so very sorry. Treasure the memories *hugs*

    January 5, 2013 at 4:48 pm

  8. I’m so sorry for your loss. Prayers for peace as you and your family grieve.

    January 5, 2013 at 9:15 pm

  9. Hi Walt,
    You and you family are in my thoughts. Please stay stong.


    ~Al For

    January 7, 2013 at 9:41 am

  10. Very sorry for your loss, Walter. Beautifully expressed verbally and visually.

    January 7, 2013 at 3:25 pm

  11. Walter, I am so sorry for you loss.

    January 12, 2013 at 6:09 pm

  12. My condoleances dear Walter. We cannot say much in front of pain. My heart is with you in your loss, also knowing about the loss of your beloved daughter… Be strong my friend, we will oneday find them again and rejoice in another dimension.


    January 17, 2013 at 10:57 am

  13. Sorry seems like such a small word for such a deep loss.
    Blessings ….

    January 29, 2013 at 6:46 pm

    • Thank you Isadora. And thanks for stopping by and taking the time to view my blog. I will be stopping back by your blog and checking out more of your work.
      Peace and Light

      January 29, 2013 at 7:56 pm

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