For Joy

by Daniel   Nov 25, 2018

We fled
into the evening,

you were mute
as the air;

we counted the
boats that traversed
the horizon,
I kissed your lips
once; parted your hair.

our love was a tryst
at best, we knew time
not as an enemy,

but a friend, whose
embrace kept us tucked
up and safe.

days are short, but
remembering is longer;

I find comfort in its


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  • 7 months ago

    by Ya----Na

    You really is the prince of poetry. Even if I miss the chance to nominate this poem, it will be going into the nomination list this week. You express a whole universe of emotions with fewer stars(words.)
    Loved it.

    • 7 months ago

      by Daniel

      Thank you! :) your words mean a lot!

  • 7 months ago

    by BOB GALLO

    you had me from :
    We fled
    into the evening,