Igor Balatsky

If Only - Poem by Igor Balatsky

If only
I became a wind
a rain or just a cloud

If only
I became a bird
to spread my hungry wings
in the far distant flight
to the edge of my

I'm nothing
but a sunbeam
that wakes you up in the morn

I'm just a song
that always sounds in your heart
which is so far apart
but is never

Comments about If Only by Igor Balatsky

  • Adeline Foster (2/6/2012 12:10:00 PM)

    Yes, Sunbeam. A lovely poem. By now you realize that we choose many titles the same for I too have one entitled 'If Only'
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  • Sara Fielder (1/22/2012 9:44:00 AM)

    This poem leaves me breathless. What romantic imagery. (Report) Reply

  • Hans Vr (1/22/2012 8:21:00 AM)

    I like the flight you take here. I was flying a bit as well whiile reading.
    Great poem with superb images
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, January 22, 2012

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