prasanna kumari


The lost smile


The lost smile

a magic smile as a reverie
Oh! a life full of revelry

a welcome smile unsaid
leading all my way to bed

smile a seductive one
absorb me to be won

your smile tickling my cheeks
ah! raise me into the highest peaks

my hidden smile weaving silence
without sense, wait for your presence

a smile totally forgotten
drowns us all in pricking pain

a tear-laden smile on the face
speaks volumes beyond words

smile whispering colors
full of blushing pleasures

a vanishing smile with heaviness
light leaving for darkness

and me and me wandering awhile
in search of my lost smile

Submitted: Sunday, December 31, 2006
Edited: Friday, December 17, 2010

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

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 lost smile by prasanna kumari )

Enter the verification code :

  • Kee Thampi (1/12/2007 2:25:00 AM)

    lovely carved writes
    your smile tickling my cheeks
    ah! raise me into the highest(of) peaks......... (Report) Reply

  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (12/31/2006 11:44:00 AM)

    Prasanna>>>A Beautiful slice of Romance, so eloquently expressed...Your words mwork so well in empkoying the couplet stanzaec format...A fine penning, my dear
    HAPPY NEW YEAR!
    FJR (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Concertina Wire, Kyle Schlicher
  2. Letër tim biri., skender iljaz braka
  3. Soggy, Abdullah alHemaidy
  4. Garbage Poems, Kyle Schlicher
  5. DANDELION, Lilly Emery
  6. Travelling Day, Nijith Cherian
  7. I Love You, K.J. Jackson
  8. Who What Went Where Why How, Proud SugarBoe
  9. My Salvation, Ruma Chaudhuri
  10. Handsome Guys And Crocodiles, Margaret Alice Second

Poem of the Day

poet Edgar Allan Poe

Kind solace in a dying hour!
Such, father, is not (now) my theme-
I will not madly deem that power
Of Earth may shrive me of the sin
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Jacques Prevert

 

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]