Members Who Read Most Number Of Poems

Live Scores

Click here to see the rest of the list

(march 11,1991 / Carrollton, Texas)

What do you think this poem is about?

For Example: love, art, fashion, friendship and etc.

petals

The petals float downwards
Into the drifting river onwards
Farther and farther out of reach
And I cry silently as they leave

I am barely holding on
To this room, to this night.
I have postponed the fight
To stare to where they have gone.

The petals float downwards
Into the drifting river onwards
And I want them back
In a world of shaky truth
This is fact, I want them back

The petals float silently downwards
From a dying lilac, tears go with them
Into the drifting river onwards

Submitted: Thursday, September 06, 2007
Edited: Tuesday, April 05, 2011


Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (the call of beauty by cameron bird )

Enter the verification code :

  • Alison Cassidy (9/7/2007 3:04:00 AM)

    This is a most evocative piece with a flowing rhythm that enhances its melancholy. Bitter/sweet beauty. love, Allie xxxx

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »
[Hata Bildir]