Even in love I sometimes get the blues. Just a physiological happenstance that will pass. : )




Sea of Sadness

 silent sadness deep as the ocean floor

 an undercurrent of sorrow etched in the sands of reality

  time and distance

swallow the hopes of this elusive dream

waves of hopeful desires dilute and drown

beneath the weight of uncertainties

and

love lies buried in the dark abyss of loss

kathy lockhart
5/20/07

 





Poetry by Kathy Lockhart The PoetBay support member heart!
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Written on 2007-05-20 at 06:19

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Phyllis J. Rhodes
How vivid! How relatable. Wonderfully, sadly, beautifully written. But sister, it isn't reality. This time I believe your dreams are going to come true. I believe you are going to get what you want!
2007-05-20


penfold18
I can relate to this and kind of sadness contained within it wondeful write Kathy, glad to hear its temporary.
2007-05-20


Zoya Zaidi
Read my poem,' A Hundred Years of Solitude', I talk about a similar state of heart...
(((Hugs Kathy)))
Love, Zoya
2007-05-20


Zoya Zaidi
I know it happens to me too.
Not only when separated by distance,
But even when deeply in love,
Together and much satisfied,
Sadness like a silken thread
Is interwoven, in the fabric of life...

((((Hugs to make you feel better dear soul sitah)))
Love, Zoya
2007-05-20


Elle The PoetBay support member heart!
I think we all get the blues from time to time - and love being such a heightened emotion can often bring out these feelings. Beautifully expressed of those times where uncertainty plagues our hearts dreams

Elle x
2007-05-20


kath
Love sure is the melting pot for every human feeling .. it is a captivative state that is for sure ... it is nice you wrote of this state as well .. it something many will not see in love ..

enjoyed and took it to my heart
best wishes kath
2007-05-20


lastromantichero The PoetBay support member heart!
oh so sad the uncertainties you have expressed but be assured of my deep and lasting love for you Katherine there is no need to be apprehensive i love you xxxxxxx ylk
2007-05-20


Will
Beautifully Expressed KATHY
2007-05-20

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A Heart of Tears
by Kathy Lockhart