Akhtar Jawad

Gold Star - 77,516 Points (8-2-1945 / Gorakhpur)

I Am In Love - Poem by Akhtar Jawad

I am often so attracted,
Mesmerized and enchanted,
Having watched pretty things,
With magic in their wings,
Flying at human height,
Touching eyes like a light,
Getting inside very deep,
With a pleasant soul peep,
Then my eyes smile,
Making heart juvenile,
And I say to myself,
Put book in the shelf,
Watch beauty an' sacrifice,
Your self, may be nice,
I then sing like a dove,
I am now in love.

Topic(s) of this poem: love

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Love starts with attraction and its climax is self sacrifice.

Comments about I Am In Love by Akhtar Jawad

  • (8/3/2016 12:13:00 PM)

    husn khuda deta hai
    shourat hum aaaaam log
    and u deserve it
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  • Raj Arumugam (7/28/2016 1:27:00 AM)

    An inspiring poem on the value of beauty, Akhtar...It's beautifully written and has great depth (Report) Reply

  • Pamela Sinicrope (5/10/2016 2:53:00 PM)

    Beautiful poem about being in love. Pretty things with magic in their wings highlights the light effervescent quality of your writing and the elation of being in love. Thanks. (Report) Reply

  • Sahra Hussein (5/7/2016 12:40:00 PM)

    I liked the poem started because at the end it is different.
    I liked the line says Then my eyes smile
    the title and the way the poem express being in love was amazing
    because I was expecting that you will talk about love right a way but you weren't
    you said your last line that you are in love.
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  • (4/4/2016 8:07:00 AM)

    A sensitive and pure heart is always open to love with out worrying about consequences. That is what your heart is Akhtarji. (Report) Reply

  • Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (1/6/2016 12:23:00 PM)

    Lovely lines about love! Well done my friend! (Report) Reply

  • Aarzoo Mehek (12/28/2015 7:19:00 AM)

    Love is beautiful and to rejoice is bliss. Innocent and pure emotions. Compliments from bottom of my heart. (Report) Reply

  • The Princess (12/24/2015 4:54:00 PM)

    Beautifully expressed by a man in love! Feeling juvenile with the beauty and the smile! Love it! (Report) Reply

  • Bri Edwards (12/17/2015 10:22:00 PM)

    i think those pretty things are drones of a foreign government, or sent by your wife! and the lights in your eyes are laser beams peeping into your brain to pick it clean. (i mean obtain all of your knowledge, oh wise one!)

    be careful (of) what you fall in love with!

    nice! bri : ) great rhyming! to MyPoemList.

    do you care to have it in December's showcase? it would fit nicely into Section B.
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  • Dr.tony Brahmin (11/24/2015 7:45:00 AM)

    I then sing like a dove,
    I am now in love. so my dear poet your dove of your heart can sing. What a magic my dear Akhtar Jawad thank you very much. your tony
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  • The Princess (11/8/2015 8:22:00 AM)

    I nice depiction love.....beautiful dove the dove! (Report) Reply

  • (11/4/2015 8:45:00 PM)

    Beautifully expressed, nicely composed. (Report) Reply

  • (10/11/2015 10:07:00 AM)

    Beautifully expressed by a man in love.-10 (Report) Reply

  • Ruma Chaudhuri (10/2/2015 9:54:00 AM)

    Nice poem. Love to read it again and again. Very much poetic. Best wishes. (Report) Reply

  • Seema Jayaraman (9/13/2015 12:13:00 PM)

    At times we get so engrossed with our routines which is mostly house / office bound we miss life living itself out each moment, your lines Put book in the Shelf, watch beauty an' sacrifice.. is a good reminder to us all... (Report) Reply

  • (9/13/2015 6:13:00 AM)

    Magic in your words which mesmerise the thoughts...to be in love is the waving of the wand...beautiful poem...regards (Report) Reply

  • Charity Nduhiu (9/10/2015 2:15:00 AM)

    I love this poem its romantic. Thank you Jawad (Report) Reply

  • Hebert Logerie Sr. (8/31/2015 1:21:00 PM)

    Doves complain more than they sing. That's their way of expressing themselves. This is a very interesting poem. (Report) Reply

  • Liza Sudina (8/28/2015 11:25:00 AM)

    Very light! and uplifting! (Report) Reply

  • (8/23/2015 10:29:00 PM)

    Beautiful lines.I loved it (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, April 13, 2014

Poem Edited: Friday, April 25, 2014

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