Immortal Echoes Poem by Maria C. Pires Costa

Immortal Echoes

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At dawn, when we suddenly awake,
We feel the innocence of Blake.
As the day unfolds, on struggling most
There comes reflection, like roads of Frost.

Upon reading stories of woe
We revisit in poetry lines of Poe
Then we delve into love gems of Shakespeare
To keep up inspiration throughout the year.

For transcendental thought we move on
To understand 'Celestial Love' of Emerson.
This often leads us to mystical love poetry
In the company of Rumi.

A journey along 'Keep Me Fully Glad'
Adds sensitivity, freshness, lore of Tagore.
Now, a token of praise for major Pessoa
Whose heteronyms flood Lisboa...

Immersed in their lines of Love,
Beauty, Dreams, Wisdom galore
We humbly sing, yet learn and live more...

COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Heather Wilson 21 February 2013

Beautiful lines, Beauty, Dreams, Wisdom galore, is all in your poem Maria, the same as many gone before.

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Maria C. Pires Costa 28 August 2015

Thanks very much for your generous words, dear Heather! Kind regards Maria

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Valerie Dohren 09 January 2013

Lovely poem Maria, we an learn so much from the Masters, and receive inspiration from them too.

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Maria C. Pires Costa 28 August 2015

You are absolutely right, dear Valerie. Thanks very much for reading and commenting on my poem. Kind regards. Maria

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