Igor Grey Balatsky

Rookie - 2 Points (Ukraine)

If only Poem by Igor Grey Balatsky


If only
I became a wind
a rain or just a cloud

If only
I became a bird
to spread my hungry wings
in the far distant flight
to the edge of my
dreaming

I'm nothing
but a sunbeam
that wakes you up in the morn

I'm just a song
that always sounds in your heart
which is so far apart
but is never
alone

Submitted: Sunday, January 22, 2012

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  • Rookie - 299 Points Adeline Foster (2/6/2012 12:10:00 PM)

    Yes, Sunbeam. A lovely poem. By now you realize that we choose many titles the same for I too have one entitled 'If Only'
    Adeline (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 486 Points Sara Fielder (1/22/2012 9:44:00 AM)

    This poem leaves me breathless. What romantic imagery. (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,356 Points Hans Vr (1/22/2012 8:21:00 AM)

    I like the flight you take here. I was flying a bit as well whiile reading.
    Great poem with superb images (Report) Reply

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