Brian Johnston

Gold Star - 16,139 Points (Jan.20,1943 / Oklahoma)

Ph: Love: You Kissed Me But Once - Poem by Brian Johnston

True, you kissed me but once
And with tears turned away
From a loss we both needed to grieve,
But the years still embrace
Something found in that space,
A brief glimpse of a garden with Eve.

That day Paradise Lost
But its echoes still ring
For its tongue spoke of living in love,
With a life beyond reason,
One that transcends known season,
And that lives still in heaven above.

Though our blossoming found
Distant gardens as home
Still I breathlessly wait for its song,
Its tune touches my day,
Fragrance softens life’s fray,
With my poetry humming along.

Topic(s) of this poem: love and loss

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Brian Johnston
August 30,2015

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, August 30, 2015

Poem Edited: Sunday, August 30, 2015

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