Treasure Island

Heather Burns


Images Of What Was


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.

Submitted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013

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  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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