Heather Burns

The Long Ago - Poem by Heather Burns

Today I found an album,
Covered with the long ago

tied with pretty ribbons,
of the past, someone
I know.

Opening up the album
savoring moments as I go

Silhouettes emerging of
someone I used to know.

An artist paints his canvas
his picture all aglow

two lovers in the garden
walking in the long ago..

Poet's Notes about The Poem

about someone I used to know

Comments about The Long Ago by Heather Burns

  • (7/9/2013 9:24:00 AM)

    Very pure in thought and beautiful. (Report) Reply

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  • Wahab Abdul (7/8/2013 12:08:00 PM)

    wow! excellent writing, poetess, i love this poem! (Report) Reply

  • Lyn Paul (7/8/2013 6:56:00 AM)

    Memories to cherish from long ago precious to have the pictures to. (Report) Reply

  • David Wood (7/8/2013 5:15:00 AM)

    What it is to have lovely memories of people. A good poem. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, July 8, 2013

Poem Edited: Monday, July 8, 2013

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