Diana Rosser

Into The Shadow - Poem by Diana Rosser

Come; let us walk towards the water's edge
through soft green grass, adorned with wild flowers.
Sheltered on a blanket spread, we will stretch
beneath the shadow of the Alder's boughs.

I shall lean sure against your beating heart
as setting sun dips towards ev'ning sky.
While long fingers creep silently across
the day, in knowledge of you, I shall lie.

When darkness moves into the dim of night
and we must fold the blanket of our dreams
into the ending of our grateful lives
closing our way along the bright white beam

may dominion keep our two hands entwined
and keep them thus until the end of time.

Comments about Into The Shadow by Diana Rosser

  • Freshman - 640 Points Ruth Walters (9/30/2012 6:33:00 AM)

    beautiful, and your use of language is superb (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 12 Points Okoronkwo Jackson Jonathan (9/30/2012 3:26:00 AM)

    Beyound words to qualify. Great work. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,228 Points Thomas A Robinson (9/21/2012 4:38:00 AM)

    beautiful love poem, may it be as you ask (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 143 Points Indranil Bhaduri (9/21/2012 4:27:00 AM)

    Beautiful...that's what I can say.. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Thomas Hsi (9/21/2012 4:21:00 AM)

    I really like your poem, the wonderful images of nature, the sentiments of love. Your poetry is an open book of how you feel. Thanks! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, September 21, 2012

Poem Edited: Wednesday, September 26, 2012

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