Poem: “My hands”

My hands are

far from perfect

but the way they fit

into and in-between

yours is perfect

and my only wish is

that rather than

my hand in yours and

the free one covering them

that mine would be

big enough to hold

every part of you

and all of us

the way my heart does

Published by Steven Harz

Steven Harz was the 2013 winner of the international People's Poetry Contest and is a three-time winner of The Iron Writer Challenge. Steve still writes poetry, but now it rhymes and is put to music - either acoustic with a Martin or electric with a Gretsch. Songwriting influences are: John Prine, Townes Van Zandt, Blze Foley, Jessi Alexander, Tyler Childers, Lori McKenna, Gabe Lee, Luz, Cleto Cordero, Jason Isbell, and of course, Willie and Dolly! Music is available on all streaming platforms - please check it out!

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