Louise Gluck

New York / United States
Louise Gluck
New York / United States
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An Adventure

Rating: 5.0
It came to me one night as I was falling asleep
that I had finished with those amorous adventures
to which I had long been a slave. Finished with love?
my heart murmured. To which I responded that many profound discoveries
awaited us, hoping, at the same time, I would not be asked
to name them. For I could not name them. But the belief that they existed—
surely this counted for something?
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The next night brought the same thought,
this time concerning poetry, and in the nights that followed
various other passions and sensations were, in the same way,
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Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Topic(s) of this poem: adventure
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COMMENTS
Beautiful poem and so meditaive. Marvelous poem.5 Stars fullest. True inspiring
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Dr Dillip K Swain 15 May 2021
Appreciated the paradoxical expression...days were long but years were short.
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A wonderful poem. Very discerning and inspiring write
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Savita Tyagi 14 May 2021
A beautiful meditative poem. Some how death is not such a horrible thing when imagined in a quiet trance.
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P A Noushad 09 October 2020
Beautiful verses to inspire in my life.
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