Storms of Hearts and Minds

by Ben   Feb 1, 2018


The everlasting storm that ruptures
between my heart and mind, finds itself locked
amongst dreams within illusions of love
and nightmares of loneliness.

In the darkest moments I am alone,
one cup, one chair, half a heart.
Desperately searching for a faceless love in
a wretched, imprisoned and Godless realm.

Like reflections in a rock pool, as I attempt
to grasp them, you forever slip between my hands
as mist on a spiders web, only a shadow
of what used to be, lacing my fingers with memories.

In the eye of this storm comes the calm,
Serene and comfort surrounded by purest air.
No longer searching, encompassed, engulfed and
bathing in your light and love, perfectly content.

Your grace lures me into a comfortable numbness,
where time falls away, my illusions now solid,
my dreams reality and whilst my eyes dance with yours,
you bring my soul home.

My storm is now a breeze, heart and mind one with yours,
free to mold our love in our own reflections,
no longer chasing apparitions, only beckoning the future,
with open arms.

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Latest Comments

  • 2 weeks ago

    by Ben

    Thankyou guys so much for taking the time out to read and comment you are freakin awesome :)

  • 2 weeks ago

    by Ren

    Ah, this is absolutely gorgeous, and very deserving of a love button...so... (<3)^click!

    Amazing job, Ben :) Glad to be reading your wonderful work again.

  • 3 weeks ago

    by mossgirl19

    I absolutely love this!

  • 3 weeks ago

    by Dagmar Wilson

    Love is priceless. Glad to see it was nominated. All the best to you.

  • 3 weeks ago

    by deeplydesturbed

    Ben
    What a wonderful loving piece...
    I could feel the storm in my mind and the emotions that came with it - then peace...

    Glad its nominated.

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