dimitrios galanis

Gold Star - 31,375 Points (19.8.1945 / Patero Epirus Hellada [ Greece])

Midday's Shadows - Poem by dimitrios galanis

Under dawn's, crepuscule's lights
restless our shadows stretched
to extend to the boundless glazing sea,
to climb up the slopes of barren land.
At midday they used to wane, our measures to fit,
minds were not swelled by feathery charms.
But leisure times came
and wasted middays in light-hearted naps,
dreaming flights on plumage.
Painful the nostalgia
of missed and lost midday's shadows, alas!

Topic(s) of this poem: dreams

Poet's Notes about The Poem

A translation of a poem of mine written on March 2014 in greek.

Comments about Midday's Shadows by dimitrios galanis

  • Mihaela Pirjol (1/12/2016 12:07:00 PM)

    A beautiful, poetic composition with a subtle feeling of nostalgia. (Report) Reply

    Dimitrios Galanis (1/12/2016 2:41:00 PM)

    Thank you Mihaela, nostalgia and remorse by the same time for things not done the way we should !

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  • Kelly Kurt (1/11/2016 10:16:00 AM)

    A beautiful work of art, Dimitrios. (Report) Reply

    Dimitrios Galanis (1/11/2016 10:41:00 AM)

    I wonder, dear Kelly, how you noticed it.Do you look up all the new published poems or did it happen to look up my page? Thank you very very much for the flattering kind word.

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 11, 2016

Poem Edited: Friday, February 12, 2016

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