chandra thiagarajan


A Dream


My heart swells
And wells
With joy
When I picture
You and I
Floating among
The silvery cloud
Of Heaven's shroud.

Soul and soul
Conversing
Ceaselessly
Of the Book of Eternity
Melting
In the music
That springs
From the divine strings.

Swaying
We glide
Side by side
Feasting
In the myriad colours
Enjoying
The ride
Of the Heavenly stride
With the pride
Of a bride!

But lo! I let go
Your hold from the tingle
And roll down
To mingle
With this old
Cold world
To hoard gold
In every fold
With stories untold!

Submitted: Thursday, March 22, 2012
Edited: Thursday, March 22, 2012

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  • Silver Star - 3,342 Points Patricia Grantham (6/12/2013 3:38:00 PM)

    A beautiful poem about a dream. You so brilliantly described
    scenery where there is dancing, singing and frolicking around the
    glorious Heavens finally to lose their grip and fall down to the
    troubled earth. An inspiring write and a joy to read. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 9,724 Points Heather Wilkins (6/2/2013 11:54:00 AM)

    each stanza is a poem within itself. beautiful imagery. well written. enjoyed the read (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 12 Points Farah Ilyas (5/25/2013 8:53:00 AM)

    Nice poem adored with beautiful imagery, fantastic job. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 5,418 Points Savita Tyagi (4/4/2013 4:37:00 PM)

    A lovely read with beautiful imagery. Dreams are wonderful when you are hand in hand with a loved one. Ofcourse we always have to come back to this old cold world but that little joy stays with us. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 13,881 Points * Sunprincess * (12/1/2012 4:15:00 PM)

    splendid imagery in this fantastic write..a very beautiful dream indeed.. :) (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Asif Andalib (11/24/2012 10:36:00 PM)

    Beasutiful write. May your life remain a sweet dream like this one (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 19,088 Points Valsa George (11/4/2012 9:54:00 PM)

    A wonderful dream made musical with the use of alliterative words! ! A very enjoyable read! ! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 182 Points Karen Sinclair (9/28/2012 12:31:00 AM)

    A beautifully worded piece of poetry....initially but as often happens i dreams it appears you are then taken on the helter skelter to slide into this old world.... tyvm karen (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,229 Points Thomas A Robinson (8/23/2012 3:43:00 AM)

    dreams are the othersides nightmares, a two way street.and here is where they meet.We praise, we cry, ptofound,
    then die, it's all a dream isn't it? (Report) Reply

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