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Love poems and poems of romantic interest (not erotica).

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-Liquid Blue-

Post by buttterflies » Mon Mar 30, 2009 8:09 pm

i haven't posted in quite awhile... been fighting with the creativity cells in my brain.. they're waning... but here's a recent one...

Liquid Blue

I awoke with a start,
choked by the pre-dawn hour
Your ghost of an arm slipped away
as sleep fled my eyes

I felt your invisible breath
upon my neck;
your imagined fingers
resting on my back

I heard my heart cracking,
splitting apart at the seams,
dissolving the threads that held us together
The pain I held in my arms
soaked into my skin,
painting me with bloody guilt

I touched your invisible hands,
entwining our fingers together,
tracing the veins I had known so well;
I pressed my lips to your fingertips
the way I had countless times,
but now only in my head

I saw your ghost look at me,
the liquid blue of your eyes glimmering,
fading faster as I breathed;
I heard your missing voice
whisper love in my ear,
following your fingers through my hair

My bed shone with dawn’s pale light;
blue as your eyes,
blue as my heart.
I awoke startled and alone,
and only stared into the empty blue space.

March 15th, 2009
"To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater." -Bono (U2)

"You have no choice of subject matter. You write what's in your heart and on your mind unless of course it's crap in which case it means you've thought about it too much." -Bono

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Post by psychotic pretender » Thu Apr 02, 2009 10:10 am

touching,truely wonderfull

great write, great read
/My first thought was, he lied in every word,
That hoary cripple, with malicious eye
...... And yet
Dauntless the slug-horn to my lips I set,
And blew. ``Childe Roland to the Dark Tower came.''

Childe Roland to the Dark Tower Came

Robert Browning 1812-1889

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