A LONG WALK | A POEM



I am lost in your words
And I want no respite
I forget you are talking
As we share the street light

It is frosty, it is cold
There is snow on the ground
But I am glowing in devotion
To the cadence of your mind

A rare, warm occurrence
Is a voice such as yours
It shakes
It softens
It questions
It cares

Your syllables leave room
For a desired response
My silence is valued
And so are my thoughts

I am ready for a question
To sweep me off my feet
I know it is coming
It will sound long and sweet

Keep me dependent
On the way that you talk
Each breath is a miracle
Rescuing me as we walk

_


I wish that this street
Would go on forever
and ever
and ever

I could listen all my life

_

mads x



8 comments:

  1. Niceee! x
    https://sykirah.blogspot.my

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  2. Did you take that photo? and if you did, where was this- I love it! And I love this poem too, so keep writing and posting them, it gave me such a nice image in my mind :)

    Kyia Belle // http://kyia-belle.blogspot.ca

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    1. No I didn’t take it haha - I wish! And thank you, that is very encouraging :) x

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    1. Love, she begins with a slight ache of the heart
      Next you feel her consuming you
      The sun falls, you sense the subtle sweetness
      You shut your eyes but your mind still wanders

      -UsA

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