Mirela Athanas

Lost Dream - Poem by Mirela Athanas

I loved you - My dream,
My one, deep in the heart,
My whole life, a search sublime,
To hold you close and reach the stars.

At times, I found you in a bliss,
But lost you on the chosen path,
And found you again within a kiss,
But than again, I lost your grasp;

And you arrived, in unforeseen sunrises,
Like a butterfly that rests on nectars,
My dream - you carried a fleeting happiness,
That swiftly arose, but disappeared just as fast.

And longer time has passed now,
And farther you have gone,
Although you're still deep in my heart,
I hardly see you, here, all alone.

I loved you - My dream,
My one, the one forever mine
I wished to be, for happiness to stream;
But after all, perhaps the chance, I see,
Could be to hold you only one last time.

If even that doesn't come true,
Then lost you'll be, the dream I loved,
The one I wished the most to come through,
Will never come again; her time has passed…

To newer dreams I will then walk,
To newer paths and life's callings,
Abandoned, my loved dream, and lost
You'll be, and sadly, a part of my heart
Would've followed…

Topic(s) of this poem: dream, realisation

Comments about Lost Dream by Mirela Athanas

  • Jazib KamalviJazib Kamalvi (2/15/2020 9:01:00 PM)

    Such a nice poem, Mirela Athanas. Read my poem, Love and L u s t. Thanks. (Report)Reply

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  • Magadha RaniMagadha Rani (2/15/2020 6:04:00 AM)

    A wonderful romantic poem! Liked the second stanza most........10++ (Report)Reply

    Mirela AthanasMirela Athanas(2/18/2020 10:08:00 PM)

    Thank you Agadha, strangely, this poem is less about romance and more about a different kind of dream, that relates to love, but not exactly love. Although I am happy that people can interpret it the way they feel it and that's the best I can hope for.

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  • Ratnakar Mandlik (2/15/2020 5:00:00 AM)

    The intensity of emotions flowing through out the poem is touching. Thanks for sharing.10 points. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, February 15, 2020

Poem Edited: Saturday, February 15, 2020

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