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GHOST WHISPERS by Eva Marie Cagley

Ghost Whispers

I awoke upon my burgundy, worn sofa

Having been up all night till 4 am again,

In an unfamiliar state of mind, 

Not knowing the direction or time. 

Listening to YouTube somehow

Tuning into, ‘’ Angels Among Us” by Alabama

And “You were like my Mother” by Kellie Pickler.

And many more thereafter.

Sobbing in my sleep

Salty tears run down my cheeks

Listening to Heavenly Whispers

From above,

Pulling at my soul

Bringing me to my knees.

Rang up my niece

On messenger,

Reaching out to her.

She said, “The message was very clear.”

Grandma talking to you from above

Reaching down with Heavenly love.

(Giving me a much-needed hug!)

Whispering, “I’m proud of you

And your writing career.

But I’m just a whisper

In the early morning's dew.”

Don’t come around much to see you!

Letting you know now I’m right within your reach

A song away, an ink drops quilled.

I journey through your weary mind…

Sending you my love with whispering songs

Guiding you along to just the right ones,

Messages from me throughout the day

Stay open now and kneel and pray.

I will always be a song away

A poem to convey

Splattering ink from

A rainbow, well…

Colors to convey my love always

Listening for those ghost whispers in the wind…


Authors note: My writing career didn’t start until after both my parents had passed on; I have often wondered what they would think now. I believe I got my answers through their ghost whispers I heard this morning.

Eva Marie Cagley was born and raised in Waterloo Iowa, where she spent most of her time working with teenagers in a group home and at a Juvenile Detention Center as a counsellor. Working with teenagers gave her great joy, having had none of her own. She comes from a large family of nine children having six brothers and two sisters. She has always had a love for poetry, and has published 4 poetry books of her own, including her latest The Airwaves of My Soul, available on and Amazon KindleShe also authored God's Whispers available gratis as a digital book here. Connect with Eva via Email:  or

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