Maria C. Pires Costa


A Sweet Haven


Today I'm not in my usual mood
to face things in life as I would...
Sad thoughts of loss of our beloved,
and missing talks of other dearly loved
have inhabited this heart bereaved
as if it all distressed my soul
from the quietness and joy as a whole.
Anyway, this sweet haven I sought
so that hope and peace could be brought.

(May 2010)

Submitted: Saturday, May 22, 2010

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  • Gold Star - 7,477 Points Amitava Sur (12/1/2013 8:25:00 PM)

    We all aspire such a haven where there is no pain & sorrow. Wish one day we can open that door and can breath the air of peace....... a nice imagination (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 9,724 Points Heather Wilkins (8/16/2013 7:09:00 PM)

    we all need a haven of rest and peace from time to time a good write (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,175 Points Valerie Dohren (9/16/2012 12:08:00 PM)

    We all seek such a haven from time to time to meditate reflect - a sweet write. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Afzal Shauq (5/27/2010 2:43:00 PM)

    Anyway, this sweet haven I sought
    so that hope and peace could be brought

    touchy lines..yeah the peace is what you express.. respect is peace and i respect your words and sharing ideas.. a great contribution.. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 72 Points Kesav Easwaran (5/22/2010 8:37:00 AM)

    yes...spelling out some your grief thus would certainly give relief to the distressed mind...a good haven you sought for
    good poem Maria...personal...reflective...honest...10 (Report) Reply

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