Electric Lady

Love Is A Brilliant Disaster - Poem by Electric Lady

I am a creature of mystery
No one knows who I really am
Ten years from now
Or even twenty years from now
I may be a ghost in the wind
I shall dance myself to death
With no conscience left
Just my little ears
Listening outside the door
For I am the drum
With the electric beat
You can't tell me what to do
I follow my own rules
These tears that fill the earth's void
Let them be tears
For they all mean something
I shall laugh until I can't cry anymore
Oh my heart's poor soul
Forgive me, forgive me please
These eyes are too gentle to see the light
But I can feel it pouring in
Deep in my skin
Like solid rain.

Comments about Love Is A Brilliant Disaster by Electric Lady

  • Veteran Poet - 1,811 Points Leah Ayliffe (8/19/2014 1:58:00 PM)

    I can't even quote my favourite lines because this entire poem is my favourite line. Incredible expression, so very few can truly understand the immensity of these words, the feeling.... thank you. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 5,497 Points Hazel Durham (8/18/2014 10:48:00 AM)

    Beautifully expressed with such deep emotions lit by love in all it's glory! (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,785 Points Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (8/18/2014 1:01:00 AM)

    Full of feelings that paint a powerful picture of sadness and survival. Well done my friend! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 9,049 Points Amitava Sur (8/17/2014 8:29:00 PM)

    The different facets of love is detailed so eloquently which claims all the praises.

    shall dance myself to death very well said (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 16,082 Points Mandolyn ... (8/17/2014 5:07:00 PM)

    laugh until your eyes become dry
    and you have to use artificial tears!
    love this one. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 9,363 Points Mr. Nobody (8/16/2014 3:24:00 PM)

    Dance in the rain
    drum to the pain
    just keep being E.L.
    sane? (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 15,722 Points Sandra Feldman (8/16/2014 5:15:00 AM)

    I can hear and feel the beauty of your soul in constant poetic flow. It is here in the pain of this poem and in All the grandiose
    poetry you write. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, August 16, 2014

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