Peter Stavropoulos (Best Love Poems)


.Empty Without You


Emptiness means little without you
Words alone cannot equal two
You meant little to me before we met
The world alone closed every sunset
I had fought and lost again
What thought had found to gain
Its memory a frozen ocean
Without you Love's empty notion









(For S.D.)
By Peter Stavropoulos

Submitted: Saturday, June 28, 2008
Edited: Thursday, October 03, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

My book of selected poems 'When I try to write I can't' and my book of Love poems 'Love's Best Songs' (co-written with my wife) are now available as Kindle e-books.

Comments about this poem (.Empty Without You by Peter Stavropoulos (Best Love Poems) )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 2 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Insensibile, Gianfranco Aurilio
  2. Soul Gives Life to Dreams xx xxx xx .., Lee Mack
  3. Dreams Everyone Dreams, Rohit Sapra
  4. because we're both globe-trotters, Mandolyn ...
  5. Interior Constraint, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  6. Silent voice, DEEPAK KUMAR PATTANAYAK
  7. The Gentlemen For Me, Poetic Lilly Emery
  8. The eyes of the stars is the eyes of Sta.., Raymond Sawyer
  9. Let's Live in Peace, Tirupathi Chandrupatla
  10. I Dry My Tears, Poetic Lilly Emery

Poem of the Day

poet Geoffrey Chaucer

Compleyne ne koude, ne might myn herte never,
My peynes halve, ne what torment I have,
Though that I sholde in your presence ben ever,
Myn hertes lady, as wisly he me save
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  3. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  8. The Young Housewife, William Carlos Williams
  9. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  10. The Raven, Edgar Allan Poe

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]