Donald R Wolff JR

Gold Star - 6,202 Points (03/30/58 / Gowanda NY)

Shadow Heart - Poem by Donald R Wolff JR

Shadow Heart, so dark and silent
Thy way cannot be seen
Always waiting within the shadows
Waiting there for me

Thy light went out when dreams were lost
In life, time has taken them away
All things that gave you so much beauty
Slowly had to fade

Thy color became a hollow shadow
Thy heart is what I prayed
Somehow lost when life was easy
Time, is what I blame

Sleeping will not bring me rest
My dreams are, of another day
Aging till my time is over
Fearing what awaits

Shadow Heart, so cold and dreary
This life for you I gave
Bound beyond the final chapter
Eternal to thy, hate

Thereafter my dreams shall be forever
My hell will be thy heart
I'll search for you in ever-after
My love, life kept apart

Perhaps such peace shall not be known
Maybe life is not a dream
Always waiting in the darkness
Is the shadow of my grief


Topic(s) of this poem: love

Comments about Shadow Heart by Donald R Wolff JR

  • Shakil Ahmed (10/25/2015 11:02:00 AM)

    the poem is absolutely wonderful, specially the last stanza, i enjoyed reading the poem, thanks for sharing if you find time please read some of my poems and leave your comments, (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, October 25, 2015

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