The Light Of Love by Kennedy O Obohwemu It's the great light that love gives... [109 words]
Togetherness by Dri Cook Which other thing in this world is as beautiful, sexy, loving and charming as two people deeply i... [161 words]
Classical Feel by Nesam Pillay A short deejaying stint left me with this musical experience. [157 words]
Emotion In Motion by Dri Cook Hey JAG, your piece "Welcome to Storymania", inspired this one. To you, Storymaniacs. I can'... [72 words]
Worms In My Grandmother's Garden by Skyler Drevan An old peom I found that I wrote when I was very young helping my grandmother ... [120 words]
Without The Subtle Clouds by Jersey Mike Just a dry day when it should have rained. [97 words]
What Is... by Michael Clates The soul of a disturbed kind.(it's not evil, trust me.) [150 words]
What I See1 by Kristen Gail Diana Ritthaler Its just what I see around the world these days. [102 words]
Visiting Insomnia by Hayley Burdett - [96 words]
To My Best Friend by G N Everyone should have a best friend like I have. [131 words]
To All The Forgotten by Skyler Drevan - [124 words]
This Girl by Jay Little It's about this girl,my first love but the only problem is I didn't know that I loved her until I los... [151 words]
The Words Your Ears Will Never Hear by Jacson A Bevens Addressing loves, past and future. [235 words]
The Vacation In Vain by Skyler Drevan - [42 words]
The Study Of Balls by Skyler Drevan The title may be a bit misleading. [114 words]
The Painful Mistake Of Losing You by Skyler Drevan - [106 words]
The Hound Of Desire by Jersey Mike - [96 words]
The Fruitstand At Lunchtime by Skyler Drevan - [72 words]
The Art Of Writing Poetry by Gary L Reynolds (Aka) Drtigger Just hav'n fun with this one... [167 words]
Talking To Myself by Gary L Reynolds (Aka) Drtigger A poem about how life was when I was growing up and before... [403 words]
Sun Setting, Memories Rising by Hayley Burdett - [69 words]
Spring's Jealousy by Hayley Burdett - [59 words]
Sleep Walking by Gary L Reynolds (Aka) Drtigger A poem I wrote about a dream I had... [122 words]
Silver Enclose by Inchara It describes the beauty of Full moon and moonlit night. [108 words]
She2 by Gary L Reynolds (Aka) Drtigger The actual title of this poem is "She" but I couldn't post it that way here because someone else has alrea... [109 words]
Sangria Dream by Hayley Burdett - [106 words]
Sadie by Christopher Dahm WARNING! Erotic lesbian verse and drawings. [25 words]
Resplendent Nature by Inchara It is about beauty of the nature and how man is in the process of destroying the same. [96 words]
Reinvent The World by Skyler Drevan If I were in charge, this is what it would be like. [206 words]
Reborn by Jacson A Bevens Reaching out to the who broke my heart. [246 words]
Reality Of An Illusion by Robert A Ferguson Poem from feeling. My new fav. [80 words]
Queen Of Hills by Inchara It describes about a beautiful hill station by name Ooty situated in South India. [76 words]
Pillow Daydream by Hayley Burdett - [70 words]
Passion's Ruins by Rae - [56 words]
Passion On Canvas by Nesam Pillay Passionate - Erotic - Adults only! [204 words]
Partners Slowly Slipping Away by Skyler Drevan - [218 words]
Overcoming You by Hayley Burdett - [61 words]
One Perfect Moment by Leah Neeson To see what cannot always be seen. [46 words]
Of The Dream by M Q Walters - [153 words]
Obscurity by Inchara Its about loneliness and self-pity. [73 words]
Null And Void by Erasmus Flynt - [61 words]
Night Life In Nyc by Hayley Burdett - [71 words]
My World by Rocky Rhodes - [132 words]
My Swan Song by Skyler Drevan - [78 words]
My Reality by Kristen Gail Diana Ritthaler It's just who I thought my lfie was taking over me and everything. [142 words]
My Dark Is Dark. by Michael Clates Life for you is easy.Life for me...... [132 words]
Misery Loves Company by Hayley Burdett - [90 words]
Midnight Hour by G N Dark poetry. [140 words]
Love From A Pyromaniac's Point Of View by Hayley Burdett - [26 words]
Lost Hope by G N The way I feel.............. [98 words]
Looking Back... by Jacson A Bevens Would you still make the same decision? [137 words]
Longing For Something More by Hayley Burdett - [56 words]
Living On The Outside by Rhiannon Price - [111 words]
Life Must Proceed by Buxton ? [46 words]
Life Is Like That by Nesam Pillay About an aspect of life. [141 words]
Life And It's Irony by Skyler Drevan - [128 words]
Let Your Heart Roam Free by Leah Neeson Take what is yours. [76 words]
Jailbreak by Hayley Burdett - [73 words]
Is He Yearning Too? by Nesam Pillay Romantic. [84 words]
Intimacy Lost by Jacson A Bevens Passionate writings about a former love. [1,564 words]
Intensely And Beautifully Obscene by Skyler Drevan - [49 words]
Inside 84 Acacia Ave by Mungo Faust - [141 words]
In Transit by Erasmus Flynt A soul makes an unexpected pitstop along its journey. [232 words]
In The Rose Garden by Nesam Pillay Love in a quaint garden? [75 words]
Illusionary by Jacson A Bevens Which one is the real you? [151 words]
If I Had Only Known Then by Skyler Drevan - [36 words]
I Miss Her by Jay Little It's about the girl in this girl. [89 words]
I Didn't Do All I Could (But I Tried) by Skyler Drevan When you haven't done enough, but should have tried. [340 words]
Her Majesty by Inchara It is about goddess and her wonders. [98 words]
He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not by Nesam Pillay Romantic Life. [118 words]
Have Mercy by Jack Frost - [590 words]
Gratitude by Jacson A Bevens For bringing me to the place I need to be. [282 words]
Fall's Arrival by Hayley Burdett - [73 words]
Every Morning With You by Jacson A Bevens My dreams of waking up next to her. [103 words]
Empty Barnyard In October by Skyler Drevan - [207 words]
Early Morning by Hayley Burdett - [96 words]
Drinking Coffee With Loveliness by Skyler Drevan Loveliness is a metaphor in this poem about whatever makes you smile. [122 words]
Drama Called “Life” by Inchara Explains different phases of Life - Past, Present, Future. [105 words]
Double Indifference by Skyler Drevan - [43 words]
Dormant Musings by Erasmus Flynt - [106 words]
Diminishing Soul by Inchara Its about being dejected in love. [70 words]
Deceptive by Rhiannon Price - [133 words]
Death, Dying by Nesam Pillay An aspect of Life. [154 words]
Daze by Nesam Pillay An experience... [172 words]
Dance With Me Forever by G N To that special someone....may we dance forever. [179 words]
Compassionate Darkness by Jersey Mike - [102 words]
California Night by Hayley Burdett - [104 words]
By The Lake by Nesam Pillay Romantic, fantasy for your reading pleasure! [183 words]
Bury Your Yesterdays by Rocky Rhodes I wrote this one for the true love of my life. [143 words]
Attorney At Law by Skyler Drevan - [218 words]
At A Point In My Life by Jay Little The title should say it all and if you read it it'll hit even harder. [112 words]
Angels From The Moon by Buxton - [86 words]
An Ode To Man's Best Friend by Skyler Drevan - [199 words]
An Elusive Rose by Nesam Pillay - [88 words]
Advice by Hayley Burdett - [106 words]
Abuse by Kristen Gail Diana Ritthaler A man beating on his wife till he goes to far. [174 words]
A Visit To Heaven by Dri Cook It's about the moment I reached the top of Mount Sinai, Egypt, few years ago. A moment in my ... [176 words]
A Spark Of Light Through The Valley by Skyler Drevan - [253 words]
A Reflection Of Love by Skyler Drevan - [23 words]
A New Beginning2 by Kristen Gail Diana Ritthaler It's just about how I used to feel when I was 12, and now that I'm 15, I'm finally slowly turn... [162 words]
A Memoir Of Angst by Skyler Drevan - [50 words]
A Description Of Night by Hayley Burdett - [55 words]
60 Seconds by Buxton - [72 words]
100 Syllables by Jacson A Bevens A short address to the one who left. [58 words]
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A sad love story.
|AUTHOR'S OTHER TITLES (23)
A Rose Bloom (Poetry) Imagery. [48 words]
An Elusive Rose (Poetry) - [88 words]
Baby Play (Poetry) Play time with my Jon! [42 words]
By The Lake (Poetry) Romantic, fantasy for your reading pleasure! [183 words] [Romance]
Classical Feel (Poetry) A short deejaying stint left me with this musical experience. [157 words]
Cold (Poetry) - [160 words] [Relationships]
Daze (Poetry) An experience... [172 words]
Death, Dying (Poetry) An aspect of Life. [154 words]
Duh! (Poetry) About something that was said. [20 words]
He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not (Poetry) Romantic Life. [118 words]
In The Lonely Temple (Poetry) Free Poetry - An imagery of a journey to a rendezvous... [492 words] [Romance]
In The Rose Garden (Poetry) Love in a quaint garden? [75 words]
Is He Yearning Too? (Poetry) Romantic. [84 words]
L O V E (Poetry) Experience [45 words]
Life Is Like That (Poetry) About an aspect of life. [141 words]
Missing Him (Poetry) - [32 words] [Relationships]
Orangy Love (Poetry) Imagery. [39 words]
Passion On Canvas (Poetry) Passionate - Erotic - Adults only! [204 words]
Seven Months (Poetry) - [47 words] [Nature]
Simply Malaysia (Poetry) Picturesque Malaysia! [131 words] [Nature]
Soft Touch (Poetry) First Experience. [18 words] [Relationships]
Still Image (Poetry) - [151 words] [Relationships]
Tribute To Ms Diana Venditti (Poetry) A tribute, a note of appreciation. [68 words] [Motivational]
She whipped him playfully
with a thin rattan stick.
He said 'I feel no pain' bravely
She asked him if he could not be hurt?
and began to whip herself.
'Stop it... you're hurting me' he said.
He stood at the edge of their
meeting place one day
and when she got there
she circled him
round and round like ten times.
'Have you gone mad? ' he asked
'No I have not' she says
"I am like the world circling my sun' she said.
'What would I be without my sun?'
'I'd be so cold, my life would be gone'
'My soul is yours' she says
'Just as my spirit forever yours...' he said
'They can't tear us apart if they tried'.
To his lover he bid.
In a remote district
two villages were at loggers head.
Around them were fires and slaughter
human blood drunk by the ground.
For the young couple, they were
oblivious of all but love.
She awaited the yellow string
that was to be tied by him
around her neck.
Saffron colored string
that they were wed.
But then his mother dies
and he is delayed.
She waited and she cried
as they took her away to be another's wife.
She still called her
lover's name on the new bed.
Though her body had lost it's feelings
when the other man tied
the yellow string around her neck.
Her spirit was dying in her mind,
'would he still come some day?'
The flesh would die
but the soul so lives
searching for the
last spoken words
that were said.
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"wow, nicely done. particularly liked the first stanza." -- just a guy.
"Bravo. This piece kept my interest, which says quite a lot. There needs to be some minor tweaking so that the flow is better, but other than that, I loved it! I could feel the woman's strength through your words. " -- D. G. Williford.
"Very sad. Nice story. Exact images. What a way to suffer. " -- Jersey Mike.
"Wonderfull, This is super, needs a bit of work on the english, good on you , keep writing,Diana Venditti" -- Diana Venditti, Italy.
"Thank you for your comments. So that you know, I wrote this poem in Tamil first and had it translated directly from it.I had purposely used colloquail malaysian english to give it the country effect (-;" -- NPillay.
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