Treasure Island

Kesav Venkat Easwaran

(June 5th / Palghat- Kerala- India)

A Midnight Song...


A midnight song was floating on,
My dream was watching on;
To reach it out, to sleep it on
How longed my mind forlorn!

A midnight song was pouring on,
My thirst was hoping on;
To drink it sweet, to feel it soft
How longed my heart forlorn!

A midnight song was raining on,
Misty meadows drench on;
Amidst I saw you coming down
To quench my love you on!

Submitted: Tuesday, December 30, 2008
Edited: Thursday, June 30, 2011

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  • Stacey Watts (10/19/2009 10:29:00 PM)

    Beautiful words. The flow was very classy and stunning. A very romantic piece. Excellent. (Report) Reply

  • Zara Youtz (10/15/2009 6:43:00 PM)

    A midnight song was pouring on,
    My thirst was hoping on;
    To drink it sweet, to feel it soft

    I like how its worded. This peom is a beautifuly crafted amaster peice. (Report) Reply

  • Rachel Ellard (10/12/2009 10:02:00 PM)

    only the great deserve to bow....it is your turn sir. amzing and inspiring. thank you. (Report) Reply

  • Shashendra Amalshan (7/31/2009 6:44:00 AM)

    A midnight song was raining on,
    Misty meadows drench on;
    Amidst I saw you coming down
    To quench my love you on! '

    you write most beautiful pieces sir..
    i v seen in the site, many lady poets write about love and affection while, older people like you write thought provoking serious stuff.... I d say you a great poet, who writes from the heart and these expressions are very beautiful indeed....
    I enjoyed this one..

    with lovesss
    shan (Report) Reply

  • Sulaiman Mohd Yusof (7/12/2009 10:11:00 AM)

    I can feel the coldness of the midnight hour even in the summer, not without the one that you loved, besides you.Enchanting melody! ! (Report) Reply

  • Saadat Tahir (6/1/2009 9:54:00 AM)

    hi kesav..its fabulouss
    lilts as adistant melancholy flute...distant in a starry night... a weary traveller harkens

    great
    its atenner
    cheers (Report) Reply

  • Cindy Kreiner Sera (5/24/2009 7:02:00 AM)

    Musically Mystical - you are an inspiration. Moving from one poem to another - the waiting inbetween exciting, the end rewarding.Thank you for this pleasure (Report) Reply

  • Kranthi Pothineni (5/4/2009 4:55:00 AM)

    The song is really good. Rather then saying 'A midnight Song' it can be a 'My Love Song'. The rhyming and rhythm is well captured hear. Beautiful work. (Report) Reply

  • Subroto Chatterjee (5/1/2009 10:25:00 PM)

    Kesav,
    Age seems to have no problems for you....mentally agile and...virile! ! !
    The imagery's strong enough to call it beyond imagination alone...

    Live on..
    Cheers.
    Subroto (Report) Reply

  • Yelena M. (4/27/2009 6:54:00 AM)

    A wonderful rhythm and rhyme for the music of the night.Thank you.10+
    Best wishes.
    A. (Report) Reply

  • Bonnie Collins (4/2/2009 12:37:00 AM)

    Enjoyed this very much and liked how you incorporated nature so well... Very nicely done... (Report) Reply

  • Janice Windle (2/10/2009 6:20:00 AM)

    I like the sequence of weather and atmosphere you have built into this midnight meditation. (Report) Reply

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