Aram Stefanian

Rookie - 152 Points (20 Nov.1950 / Yerevan, Armenia)

A Handful Of Dreams - Poem by Aram Stefanian

How long will it take to reinvent love?
I would travel too far to find a friend.
Will you stay with me if push comes to shove?
I'm the first one, waiting at the tail-end.
Sitting in the dark, all by my lonesome,
Cherishing the dreams that never come true.
I wish I could be high, wide and handsome,
Fall in love again out of the blue.
Eating my heart out over ghostly life,
The ones I used to love are dead and gone.
Sometimes I feel like a deserted wife,
Trying to turn troubles into a pun.

Ready to fight for love to the finish,
I guess, I'm never gonna lose my hold.
Even death quits grinning like a cold fish.
He fears the real world and ain't no bold.

Listen to this poem:

Comments about A Handful Of Dreams by Aram Stefanian

  • (3/4/2005 1:45:00 PM)

    Great Poem Aram, I thought it was very moving, Nicely done.

    Best Wishes
    Helgard
    (Report)Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »



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?

Read poems about / on: travel, fish, sometimes, friend, dark, death, world, love, heart, fishing, lost, dream, fear



Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 28, 2004

Poem Edited: Sunday, October 23, 2011


Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. Television
    Roald Dahl
  10. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
[Report Error]