My love

My love is so vast

That a sheet of paper

Will not be enough to write about it.

Bring the sky down,

I will cover it with the ink of love.

 

My love is meek like a lamb,

Carrying the rustic scent of my grandmother’s cottage

Where I was born and grew up,

Portraying in innumerable guises

The fragile experience that life is.

 

My feelings are of high spirit and artistic purity.

Very early, I learned the unfolding

Of the magical wings of love,

Affecting all those around me positively.

 

I never knew what love is

Until I fell in love.

Like the vibrant colors of Spring,

I danced, drunk with love

While the stars winked at me.

I sang merrily like a lark

While the pastoral symphonies spread around.

 

How can I write about this love

On a single sheet of paper?

Give me the vast sky,

There, I will write about my love.

 

pramila khadun

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About pramilakhadun

I am the holder of a Bsc degree in Food and Nutrition from S.N.D.T University,Pune,India.Have taught this subject in a private institution for almost thirty-five years.Currently, I am retired and travel alot with my husband Raj, daughters Dr Rajnee and Priyum and son Airline Captain.Had my first book of poetry published by Minerva press, London and other two in Mauritius.More coming soon.I love poetry and enjoy reading poems of poets across the world and I feel Destiny Poets is the right place for me.

12 thoughts on “My love

  1. Alok Mishra

    Love poem with beautiful similes – ” love is meek like a lamb”, ” Like the vibrant colors of Spring” and “”merrily like a lark”.

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  2. suzette portes san jose

    the splendor of love in many ways spoken only by heart when another heart listens… always a lovely one dear Pramela…

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