Zoe ElsworthMartin

Rookie - 14 Points (May 1989 / Sydney)

Child Of Hope


For ghastly thoughts amid these fears
A shadow will dance beneath my tears
The child of hope in silence weeps
As peace we seek while wisdom sleeps

The meadow glows a distant dream
Here flows love the purest stream
The child of hope now sweetly sings
A worldly calm her voice here brings

We search for truth within dark lies
For a distant soul be my disguise
The child of hope will take my hand
And lead me to this Promised Land

Submitted: Monday, March 30, 2009

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  • Rookie Raymond Valadez (2/21/2010 10:47:00 PM)

    i love reading poem on hope.. take everything i posses my dreams my posessions but leave me hope.. i love the way you wrote this piece. elegantly regal. (Report) Reply

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