Mihaela Pirjol

Facets Of Brilliance - Poem by Mihaela Pirjol

The jewels majestically throne on
The flexible and slim feminine fingers,
Clearly reflecting the cut and contour:
Multiple facets fluctuate with the light—
Igniting the woman's heart: brilliant
Multitudes of emotions of being; —of being
In her own skin—on her skin.—

I feel fire and love, in the ruby-ring of
My right-hand forefinger;
A darker shade of red is,
The garnet, on the index finger of my left hand:
There, near the heart, it used to be love—it has left!
Now, it points to the wound…

The ruby, on the other hand, —the right hand,
Is naive, and believes in the ‘right one':
It knows it will come—come along
When least expected;

It has a better dexterity: it is the right one!
My fingertips become erogenous
As they are typing these thoughts:
The scattered letters on the keyboard, form
The name of my former lover…

Today, it is the romantic Valentine's Day! —
Valerian for an induced sleeping, or
The sensual sleep of love…

It is ridiculous to hope for fantasies…!
But, there is telepathy and serendipity!
There is mind over matter! —Let me dream…!

I shall decorate my fingers with more rings! —
Not the ring finger! —No!
That one fears the strangulation
Of an impossibly infinite love.

I shall ornament the words I write
With metaphors, and poetical jewels;
I shall let the crepuscular oblique light
Glide sensually, upon the facets
Of my thoughts, with refracting meaning:

The symbols shall spellbind
The orbs of your eyes with mental fervency:
Your heart shall palpitate,
On the melodious rhythms of
Your secret desires…

You shall see the silhouette of my body
In my written words…
—No! —you do not hallucinate!
I am here with you!
I am the subliminal whisper inside your mind:
I am the surreal symbol of your love!

I am sipping ruby wine with you…
Whilst you read me:
You see, —you know how to read me! —
For you once had my heart! —
I am an open book for you!

Keep me by your table de chevet,
And let my poems shiver in your heart:
Kiss-goodnight the always-smiling lips
On the back-cover of my book, and:
Sweet dreams, my love!

Topic(s) of this poem: love and art, valentines day

Comments about Facets Of Brilliance by Mihaela Pirjol

  • Kumarmani MahakulKumarmani Mahakul (3/21/2020 6:56:00 AM)

    It is a brilliant poem on love and art and on valentines day. The expression is so touching and romantic. The lines those I appreciate much are... I am here with you! / I am the subliminal whisper inside your mind: / I am the surreal symbol of your love! thank you dear madam for sharing this gem.10 (Report)Reply

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  • S.zaynab KamoonpuriS.zaynab Kamoonpuri (3/5/2020 4:02:00 AM)

    Wow a sensational saucy poem sparkling with beauty of gems, romance and your vocab. Kudos for this poem. But marriage can be infinite love you are right.
    Pls Pleez do read and comment my newest poem too, titled, " pink mania inking'

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  • Tom Allport (3/2/2020 7:15:00 AM)

    A brilliant diamond of a write.......wonderfully penned. (Report)Reply

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  • Aniruddha PathakAniruddha Pathak (2/29/2020 5:17:00 AM)

    An out of the way poem on Valentine Day..
    Facets of Brilliance is a brilliant poem with rich imagination
    and depth of expression. I read it 15 days after the Day
    and still it reads so fresh, fabulous dear poet.

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  • Magadha RaniMagadha Rani (2/11/2020 11:24:00 PM)

    Absolutely brilliant! Great expression...a brilliant title.....appreciated and admired....10+++ (Report)Reply

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  • Robert Murray SmithRobert Murray Smith (2/11/2020 9:16:00 PM)

    The fires of brilliance ignite desire. Superb! (Report)Reply

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  • Kostas LagosKostas Lagos (2/11/2020 1:59:00 PM)

    A poem of brilliance! (Report)Reply

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  • Captain CurCaptain Cur (2/11/2020 11:31:00 AM)

    Wow! What an impressive write. It requires more than one reading, and each reading exposes a little more. I am not sure I would want a Valentine like that, Ah! Whom am I kidding, of course I would love a Valentine like that, but even so as a pirate I would definitely want the ruby, in a metaphorical sense of course. (Report)Reply

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  • Spock The VeganSpock The Vegan (2/11/2020 9:34:00 AM)

    An emotional roller coaster poem. It left me spellbound...10 (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, February 11, 2020

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