Shelly Stevens

The Moon Rises - Poem by Shelly Stevens

Over the suburbs
And I feel empty
And wanting
The cold blue
Warms not
My aching
My wants
Are few
And the Gulf
Warm waves
That wash
Away the pain
Strong arms
Keep me
The taste of
The sea
On your skin
My breath
And my heart
Wanting you

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  • Gold Star - 70,859 Points Gajanan Mishra (3/7/2013 11:31:00 PM)

    my heart hurts. I like it. thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, March 7, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, March 8, 2013

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