Heather Burns

Images Of What Was - Poem by Heather Burns

A willow stands near water
head slightly tilted
staring into the blue

the wind whispers a name
someones face appears
fresh and alluring

reflections of yesterday
soaking in it's beauty
images of what was but
is no more.

Comments about Images Of What Was by Heather Burns

  • Gold Star - 45,961 Points Valsa George (11/18/2013 7:35:00 PM)

    In a reflection or in the gentle pat of a wind or on the sight of a tree, some fond faces and memories can come alive! Enjoyed this lovely write! (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 11,764 Points Tirupathi Chandrupatla (11/15/2013 10:50:00 PM)

    I met someone close yesterday and had an intimate chat. I am informed he is no more today. I carry his lively image with me. Great poem. Thank you. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 39,822 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (11/15/2013 8:27:00 AM)

    Woes of humanity wreathed beautifully the wrath memories kissing coldly thank (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 93 Points Payal Parande (11/14/2013 2:12:00 PM)

    how beautiful..sometimes i wonder how you think of such beautiful thoughts but then again what can a beautiful hearted person do (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,092 Points Kanav Justa (11/14/2013 8:38:00 AM)

    , , , last paragraph made this poem a lot special.... thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 4,128 Points Dave Walker (11/13/2013 5:12:00 PM)

    Images of what was can still bring great memories. A great poem. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013

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