tagNon-Erotic PoetryYearning heart.

Yearning heart.

byShagly©

Cast, like gold, into forever's night,
Abandon to empty darkness, bitter blight,
Held in a cage of pure black walls,
Eternal consuming abyss. Forever drawls
My slowly echoed cry, that you may come.
You reject, hence here I lie, my heart grown numb.
If by you I'm freed my prison, my world,
I may waltz beneath a new sky, pearled
With beads of captured light. River ripples,
Dark hung high, while bellow they mirror stipples
Of fairy lighted boughs. Enthusiastic shine
Rayed fire flies, burn silver light of thine.
If rule of heavens given alone to me,
With all they do possess, then flee
I the iron world to float out time and space,
Where every star I'll learn. Know face
Of each, soul of all, my knowledge my own.
Gone from you, you from me, amorous I'm flown,
Never less miss thee. Each star I meet, I name of you.
May all who study heaven's beauty, then, learn to love you too.

Report Story

byShagly© 4 comments/ 2211 views/ 0 favorites

Share the love

Report a Bug

1 Pages:1

Please Rate This Submission:

Please Rate This Submission:

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Please wait
Recent
Comments
by Anonymous

If the above comment contains any ads, links, or breaks Literotica rules, please report it.

There are no recent comments (4 older comments) - Click here to add a comment to this poem or Show more comments or Read All User Comments (4)

Add a
Comment

Post a public comment on this submission (click here to send private anonymous feedback to the author instead).

Post comment as (click to select):

You may also listen to a recording of the characters.

Preview comment

Forgot your password?

Please wait

Change picture

Your current user avatar, all sizes:

Default size User Picture  Medium size User Picture  Small size User Picture  Tiny size User Picture

You have a new user avatar waiting for moderation.

Select new user avatar:

   Cancel