Jon Corelis

The Light Of The Past - Poem by Jon Corelis

Though I've always known that the light of the past was something
recognized, it's only now I see
that the light of the past is the light of dreams: the light
in which things happen forever, where every laugh
retains the dew of a universe caught at dawn,
where the pride of the wounded heart renews its song
in an endless bloom of instants, and where the loves
we knew then inexhaustibly still live.

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Poem Submitted: Monday, December 8, 2003

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