Khairul Ahsan

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A Poet And Love - Poem by Khairul Ahsan

The Mississippi-Missouri may dry up one day,
But not a poet's heart. Streams of unrestrained
Feelings continually meander through his mind.
Though, not always, may they produce a poem.

Love, or lack of it, manifests in a poet's works.
If he has known love, he soothes the parched
Hearts of the lovelorn with a sprinkle of it. If not,
His yearnings beat the cry of a lonely, distant dove.

08 March 2014
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Topic(s) of this poem: love

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Even when a poet takes a break, his thoughts continue to flow.

Comments about A Poet And Love by Khairul Ahsan

  • Louis Rams (3/27/2016 5:53:00 AM)

    the poets heart never dries up, but like a river it may slow down at the curves and turns that lie ahead.
    beautifully written
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  • Khairul Ahsan (6/7/2014 11:05:00 PM)

    @Marie Shine
    Thanks for your great analysis of my poem. Your each sentence is a jewel in her crown!
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  • Khairul Ahsan (5/6/2014 12:58:00 AM)

    @ Ruma,
    I am glad that you have liked my poem. Readers' delight is poets' inspiration. Thanks for providing me that.
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  • Ruma Chaudhuri (4/21/2014 10:31:00 AM)

    Beautiful and really beautiful. Today I read some of your poems and I really feel nice. What a nice poem you write my friend. These are all so so that any of them can mending our depressed mood. Thanks a lot for sharing your excellent poems. Ruma (Report) Reply

  • Khairul Ahsan (3/14/2014 10:25:00 AM)

    @Lorraine Colon
    I am greatly inspired by your thoughtful comment.
    ' How proud I am to be near this river that has inspired this beautiful poem! , ' - Thanks for this compliment.
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  • Khairul Ahsan (3/14/2014 10:11:00 AM)

    @Susan Lacovara
    Thanks for your poetic appreciation. Your words are very soothing. Always love to hear from you, with your usual salutation, PEACE!
    Thank you, the daughter of Peace.
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  • Khairul Ahsan (3/13/2014 10:12:00 AM)

    @Beauteous Victory
    Your words are kind, appreciative, inspirational and warm!
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  • Susan Lacovara (3/12/2014 9:19:00 AM)

    The endless rush of water, the poet's words, sending forth ripples that drench even the most dry of souls. I loved this speaks to the heart of us all. PEACE (Report) Reply

  • (3/8/2014 12:30:00 PM)

    The Missouri River is dear to me since I reside in Missouri. It is a grand and friendly river, providing relaxation and enjoyment for many people, And now it has contributed to a grand poem from Khairul's pen. How proud I am to be near this river that has inspired this beautiful poem! (Report) Reply

  • Khairul Ahsan (3/8/2014 12:09:00 PM)

    @Marie Shine
    Thank you for reading my poem with so much interest and providing such a lovely interpretation!
    Your words inspire me a great deal. I am honored to have your feedback. Thank you so much!
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  • Khairul Ahsan (3/8/2014 12:08:00 PM)

    @Mary Amrutha
    Thank you for reading my poem and leaving your comment here. I appreciate.
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  • (3/8/2014 7:26:00 AM)

    gud poem... keep the good work (Report) Reply

  • Khairul Ahsan (3/8/2014 4:34:00 AM)

    @Sandra Feldman,
    'Thank you for another wonderful heart beat.' - Such a lovely comment! I cannot thank you enough, for this wonderful line.
    You have interpreted my poem beautifully. Thanks for sharing your thoughts.
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  • (3/8/2014 12:58:00 AM)

    So sad is sometimes, a poet's love. But it is so true, the heart is always feeling whether translated into poetry or not.. Beautifully said and felt.
    Yes, Feelings come and Feeling go,
    They enrich the heart, of that
    A Poet really knows.
    And your tremendous sensitivity,
    Is what your writings, Always show,
    Thank you for another wonderful heart beat.
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Poem Submitted: Friday, March 7, 2014

Poem Edited: Tuesday, March 11, 2014

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