Rose Lu ( Bing hua )


A Girl


A girl
Made a garland with roses

You were like a meter of sunlight
bathed the garland with kisses
And left
Leaving a dream behind.

A girl
Refused the gorgeous rainbows
For a meter of sunlight

A girl
Longing, helplessly
and pining silently
For another meeting with the meter of sunlight
She kneels once again before Buddha
Making a garland for seeking that dream.



BY Rose Lu(Binghua) Tr. East Sea Fairy

Submitted: Saturday, September 28, 2013
Edited: Saturday, July 05, 2014

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

BY Rose Lu(Bing hua) Tr. East Sea Fairy

Comments about this poem (A Girl by Rose Lu ( Bing hua ) )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Flying Turtles, Richard Lee
  2. The Guaca-mole, Richard Lee
  3. Pop goes the Easel, Richard Lee
  4. Word of mouth from the people of audacio.., Dr.V.K. Kanniappan
  5. House Spiders, Judith Vollmer
  6. Divine Bird, Somanathan Iyer
  7. Concerns of a happy man, Chisomo Chris Nasiyaya
  8. Two Debates, Naveed Akram
  9. For Aaron Sheon, Judith Vollmer
  10. The Stepford Family, Ima Ryma

Poem of the Day

poet Emily Dickinson

239

"Heaven"—is what I cannot reach!
The Apple on the Tree—
Provided it do hopeless—hang—
That—"Heaven" is—to Me!

...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet John Burroughs

 

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]